Trump and his allies have claimed again and again that they welcome immigrants who enter the country legally, yet while lawyers and sponsors struggle to follow the rules, our government moves these children from place to place without warning, will not disclose their whereabouts, and fast-tracks deportations to places so dangerous that they were willing to walk thousands of miles to escape them. … [Read more...] about Letters to the Editor: Why is the Trump administration working so hard to deport immigrant children?
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On Tuesday afternoon, Vazquez’s bond was denied, and he’s facing additional charges out of Westmoreland County of statutory sexual assault, unlawful contact with a minor, corruption of minors and indecent assault of a person less than 16-years-old, court records show. … [Read more...] about Report: Pittsburgh Pirates Pitcher Felipe Vázquez Could Be Deported Back To Venezuela If Convicted On Child Sex Crimes
Nearly a year into his presidency, Donald Trump doesn’t appear any closer to delivering on his promise to build a wall on the border between the U.S. and Mexico. But it’s hard to imagine he’s not thrilled with the rest of the immigration picture in the U.S. … [Read more...] about Deportations Are Down Under Trump, But Arrests of Non-Criminal Immigrants Surge
We can’t afford to put even one doctor out of work because of his or her immigration status. Even the White House’s 60-day immigration ban, announced late last month, still allows essential workers into the country. “Dreamers” have been living here since they were children. They grew up in American cities and towns and went to American high schools. Now thousands of them work in American hospitals. “Dreamer” doctors, nurses, health aides and medical technicians are the answer to our prayers. It’s time the Senate answered theirs. … [Read more...] about If Congress doesn’t save DACA, 62,000 health care professionals could be deported
Friday’s order sparked protests at several of the nation’s international airports, including New York’s Kennedy and Chicago’s O’Hare and facilities in Minneapolis and Dallas-Forth Worth. In San Francisco, hundreds blocked the street outside the arrival area of the international terminal. Several dozen demonstrated at the airport in Portland, Oregon, briefly disrupting light rail service while hoisting signs that read “Portland Coffee Is From Yemen” and chanting anti-Trump slogans. … [Read more...] about Judge bars U.S. from deporting travelers with valid visas covered by Trump order