Most Undocumented Parents Whose Kids Are Still Detained Were Already Deported

It’s a predictable but no less shameful part of the way the news media works that the urgency and quantity of human suffering in a news story isn’t proportionate to the amount of coverage it gets and that, over time, even stories that have been covered well will slip out of dominant placement in national news. Such is…

Turns Out Stephen Miller's Family Hates Him Just As Much As the Rest of Us

White House senior policy adviser Stephen Miller, the genius behind the Trump administration’s family separation policy, has been an insufferable fascist turd going at least back to high school. And his role as Donald Trump’s top reactionary appears to be weighing heavily on his more liberal family members, such as…

Ivanka Trump Bravely Waits Until Her Father's Family Separation Policy Ends to Condemn It

Today’s profile in courage comes from repeat bravery-doer Ivanka Trump, who told Axios’ resident access journalist Mike Allen on Thursday morning that her father’s policy of separating families at the border—one that the courts and activists effectively forced the administration to end—was in fact bad. In a sign of…

Ex-ICE Chief Can't Even Pretend He Cares About Gut-Wrenching Audio of Crying Migrant Kids

Thomas Homan may no longer be in charge of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency, but that doesn’t mean he can’t pop up from time to time to remind everyone that he’s a heartless monster who couldn’t care less about the human cost incurred by children detained during his time in office.

A 6-Year-Old Girl Separated from Her Mother Was Sexually Abused at an Arizona Detention Facility

Thanks to the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” immigration policy that ripped thousands of children away from their parents at the border, a 6-year-old girl reportedly was sexually abused on at least two occasions at an Arizona detention facility. In response, she was forced to sign a form stating that she…

Only 364 of More Than 2,500 Immigrant Kids Have Been Reunited With Their Families So Far

The Trump administration said in a Thursday court filing that it has so far only reunited 364 of the more than 2,500 migrant children between the ages of 5 and 17 who have been separated from their families at the border under its “zero tolerance” policy. That news comes with less than a week left until their…

Kirstjen Nielsen Echoes Trump's Charlottesville Comments in Trainwreck Interview

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen spent her Thursday morning being interviewed by NBC’s Peter Alexander at the Aspen Institute Security Forum. There, Nielsen reminded us all that despite her reported unpopularity within the Trump administration, she remains an unrepentant apologist and enabler for some of…