Trump Signing the Order Ending Family Separations He Kept Swearing He Couldn't Sign

After a week of stressing that the White House’s self-imposed policy of separating undocumented minors from their parents is a “law” (it’s not) that only Congress can fix, President Donald Trump on Wednesday announced plans to sign an executive action that would keep immigrant families together—albeit in prisons,…

Jeff Sessions Insists America Isn't Like Nazi Germany by Describing the Exact Thing Nazis Did 

As fury grows over the Trump administration’s family separation policy, Attorney General Jeff Sessions—one of the main architects of the policy—appeared on Laura Ingraham’s Fox News show on Monday night to defend the White House. There, he insisted to his decision to rip apart families and jail children is totally,…

Fox & Friends Goes All in on Selling the Trump Administration's Lies About Child Detention

Less than 24 hours after Homeland Security Secretary Kristjen Nielsen flatly insisted (read: fucking lied) that the Trump administration does not have a policy of “separating families at the border,” Fox News was on the case Monday morning, backing up Nielsen’s obviously bogus claim with some “expert” “analysis” of…

DOJ Gives Up Battle to Stop Undocumented Teens From Getting Abortions—For Now

On Tuesday night, the Department of Justice dropped its appeal to fight a court order that allowed two undocumented teenagers—known as Jane Roe (now determined to be 19 years old) and Jane Poe (17 years old)—who were held in immigration detention centers to get abortions. One is 10 weeks pregnant; the other is about…