Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen decided to wind down from a long few days of lying her ass off about the Trump administration’s family separation policy by dining at a fancy Mexican restaurant in D.C. So, activists at the Metro D.C. chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America decided to pay her a…
Folks, we’ve got a big one for you here: Kirstjen Nielsen, secretary of Homeland Security and woman who cuts you in line at a suburban Panera Bread while somehow still blaming you, told yet another whopper yesterday during her shameful press briefing. Can you believe it!!
Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, possibly in response to a callout from GOP senators Jeff Flake and Susan Collins today, tweeted out a demonstrably false statement about the Trump administration’s family separation policy this evening: that it does not exist.
Advocates for domestic violence victims and immigrants have said for years that local police working with this country’s immoral deportation apparatus forces victims of domestic violence into silence. In Texas, the New York Times reports, an anti-”sanctuary city” law passed last year is exacerbating that problem.
A Border Patrol officer reportedly shot and killed an undocumented woman in Texas on Wednesday afternoon.
How quickly Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen’s star has fallen.
The Trump administration will be remembered for the many injustices it has wrought. Chief among them: its treatment of immigrant children fleeing violence in their home countries.
Jake Flores is a part-time stand-up comic, podcast host, and self-described “pizza delivery guy” who, in a strange twist of fate, recently found himself debating immigration policy with four Homeland Security agents in his home. The agents paid him an early morning visit last Sunday because of some jokes he tweeted…
This week in Attorney General Jeff Sessions fighting for racism in America: a plan to separate more brown mothers from their children.
The woman who oversees the agency that decides when asylum seekers have legitimate claims to stay in America has told migrants traveling on the so-called “refugee caravan” to definitely consider staying away.
Vice President Mike Pence said last month that a spike in assaults against Border Patrol agents was one of the most shocking stories he’d heard in the last year.
President Donald Trump lashed out on Monday at a group of Central American asylum seekers traveling to the United States, calling their caravan “a disgrace” and claiming he’d instructed the Department of Homeland Security to bar them from entering the country. (“WALL,” he added.)
Homeland Security and immigration officials have been separating hundreds and hundreds of immigrant children from their parents at the U.S. border, and authorities appear to have been consistently misleading the public about it.
The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a class–action lawsuit against the U.S. government for separating immigrant parents from their children while the families seek asylum in the country.
In an extremely telling aside to reporters, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Thursday that the roughly 850 immigrants serving in the military or waiting to start basic training aren’t at risk for deportation, the Associated Press reports. It’s a departure from statements made in months past, when U.S. officials…
A CNN employee looking through the seat-back pocket on a commercial airline found Department of Homeland Security documents detailing how the U.S. would respond to a potential anthrax attack on the Super Bowl.
The Associated Press reported Wednesday afternoon that while the Trump administration is likely to extend the temporary protected status of about 7,000 Syrians by 18 months past the March 31 expiration date, it won’t let additional Syrian citizens apply for the program, anonymous sources told the news agency.
Following a federal judge’s ruling this week that temporarily blocked the Trump administration’s efforts to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, the government has announced it will resume accepting renewal requests from DACA recipients.