Jeff Sessions Is Executing Trump’s Immigration Plans With a Quiet, Efficient Brutality
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Jeff Sessions Is Executing Trump’s Immigration Plans With a Quiet, Efficient Brutality

Over the past few months, Attorney General Jeff Sessions has faced fierce criticism for his role in the Trump administration’s family separation policy. But while the White House continues to deal with the fallout from tearing kids away from their parents at the border, Sessions has been busy orchestrating another, much quieter attack on the country’s immigration system.  Continue reading

Trump stripping Mexican Americans of their passports on flimsy evidence is unconscionable, even for him
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Trump stripping Mexican Americans of their passports on flimsy evidence is unconscionable, even for him

And not just immigrants are affected by these zero-tolerance policies. This year the Los Angeles Times reported that some 1,500 American citizens had been detained for deportation in error, often because investigators messed up the identifications. One example: After investigators mistook his father, a Jamaican-born American citizen, for a noncitizen with a similar name, a New York man spent 1,273 days in detention before he finally persuaded the government that he was, indeed, a U.S. citizen. Continue reading