201802.16
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Trump takes ‘shackles’ off ICE, which is slapping them on immigrants who thought they were safe

The Washington Post reports: “An estimated 11 million people are living in the United States without legal residency, and the new era of ICE enforcement has shattered the presumption that their social and economic integration into American life would protect them.” https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/trump-takes-shackles-off-ice-which-is-slapping-them-on-immigrants-who-thought-they-were-safe/2018/02/11/4bd5c164-083a-11e8-b48c-b07fea957bd5_story.html?utm_term=.4dd9844a5492

201801.22
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Genealogist Confronts Anti-Immigration Public Figures With Their Own Immigrant Histories

Public figures who have espoused anti-immigrant rhetoric are now being confronted with their own families’ immigration histories by a researcher who has grown weary of hypocrisy. Jennifer Mendelsohn, a genealogist, has illuminated the hypocrisy among public figures like Dan Scavino, Tomi Lahren, and Stephen Miller. Dan Scavino, White House Director of Social Media, tweeted about…

Mexico Says Texas Immigration Crackdown Is Causing Fear and Panic
201710.20
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Mexico Says Texas Immigration Crackdown Is Causing Fear and Panic

Mexico says a Texas law aimed at escalating a crackdown on undocumented immigrants is creating “fear, panic, and uncertainty” among Mexican nationals legally living in the border state and is even scaring off tourists and business travelers. The measure enacted this year by the state’s Republican leadership, which lets law enforcement officials inquire about immigration…