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HuffPost Politics 8h
Trump is ignoring a humane, effective way to avoid detaining unauthorized immigrant families.
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HuffPost Politics 8h
Less than half of Americans believe Trump intended to separate children from their parents at the border.
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HuffPost Politics 9h
An international group of physicians condemned the Trump administration for separating breastfeeding mothers from their babies, calling it a “human rights violation.”
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HuffPost Politics 10h
"As it happens, I personally believe that it is totally appropriate for the UN to focus on poverty in the United States – the richest county in the history of the world," Bernie Sanders responded.
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HuffPost Politics 11h
These parents are more separated from their kids than others, Trump suggested.
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HuffPost Politics 11h
The Trump administration still has no formal policy to reunite families separated at the border. A judge could force them to as soon as Wednesday.
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HuffPost Politics 12h
"Why are we hiding this from the American people?"
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HuffPost Politics 13h
Trump could have made immigration easier on Republicans. Instead, he's making it harder.
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HuffPost Politics 13h
The “Morning Joe” hosts damn the president and his supporters as “openly racist” but defend Melania Trump’s jacket.
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HuffPost Politics 13h
Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) remained steadfast on the House floor while playing heart-wrenching audio of detained children separated from their parents, despite fierce opposition from the chamber's presiding officer.
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HuffPost Politics 13h
"These aren’t our kids.. It’s not like he’s doing this to the people of Idaho or Texas. These are people from another country and now people are saying that they’re more important than people in our country who are paying taxes and who have needs as well."
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HuffPost Politics 14h
President Trump delivers remarks on immigration with angel families.
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Philip Lewis 19h
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Here’s the story: Nielsen had to walk by protesters shouting “Shame!” as she left her house.
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Philip Lewis 21h
Protestors are outside of DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen’s Alexandria townhouse, playing audio of the detained children. She appears to be still be home.
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HuffPost Politics 15h
He spent days imploring Congress to fix the immigration system.
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HuffPost Politics 16h
“They don’t care about a kid as much as Amazon cares about a package," says a child advocate about immigration officials.
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HuffPost Politics 16h
"We're going to be together, and no one's going to separate us again," the emotional mother said.
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HuffPost Politics 17h
"As long as there were no objections from him, the story could be published."
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HuffPost Politics 18h
It was a 5-4 ruling.
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HuffPost Politics 18h
“We have housed refugees,” Defense Secretary James Mattis said. “We have housed people thrown out of their homes by earthquakes and hurricanes. We do whatever is in the best interest of the country.”
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