Separation at the border: children wait in cages at south Texas warehouse

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US Border Patrol allows reporters to visit holding facility Democrats press on separations but White House digs in Inside an old warehouse in south Texas, hundreds of children wait away from their parents in a series of cages created by metal fencing. One cage Läs mer…

Trump lawyer shrugs off Roger Stone's meeting with Russian offering dirt on Clinton

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Trump-Russia investigation Rudy Giuliani ‘doubts’ president knew about 2016 meeting in which Russian demanded $2m for damaging information Roger Stone, a sometime adviser to Trump, has said he expects Mueller to indict him in order to ‘silence’ him. Photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty Images Donald Trump’s Läs mer…

Prominent Democrat makes urgent plea to end family separations: 'It's on us all'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US immigration Ted Cruz challenger Beto O’Rourke says nation will be judged on whether it takes action against ‘un-American’ policy New figures reveal almost 2,000 children have been separated from their families in six weeks. Photograph: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images Responsibility for the separation of Läs mer…

Tent-like shelter for immigrant minors shows flawed policy, Republican says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US immigration Congressman Will Hurd tours West Texas shelter for boys 2,000 children separated from parents in six weeks A protest in Los Angeles on Thursday. Photograph: Eugene Garcia/EPA A Republican congressman from Texas who toured a tent-like shelter for hundreds of minors who Läs mer…

How can America sleep at night when families are being torn apart?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US immigration The week in patriarchy How can America sleep at night when families are being torn apart? Jessica Valenti The Trump administration is defending separating children and parents as biblical – but there is nothing godly about it A march against immigrant family Läs mer…

Jeff Sessions accused of political bias in hiring immigration judges

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US immigration Allegations that the justice department is blocking judges on political grounds comes as the attorney general has drastically tightened asylum rules The attorney general, Jeff Sessions, announced on Monday that those seeking sanctuary as victims of ‘private criminal activity’ will not generally Läs mer…

Six Bible verses Jeff Sessions should read as he separates migrant families

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jeff Sessions If the Trump administration wants to use the Bible to defend its immigration policy, here are some other extracts to consider Jeff Sessions said: ‘I would cite you to the Apostle Paul and his clear and wise command in Romans 13 to Läs mer…

Paul Manafort: ex-Trump chair taken into custody after violating bail terms

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Paul Manafort Trump’s former campaign chairman, 69, awaiting trial on multiple federal felony charges Paul Manafort arrives at the federal courthouse in Washington. Photograph: Michael Reynolds/EPA Paul Manafort, formerly Donald Trump’s campaign chairman, was taken into custody on Friday after a federal judge determined Läs mer…

Trump announces $50bn in China tariffs despite retaliation warning

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Trump administration President told Fox he was ‘very strongly clamping down’ Beijing describes course of ‘confrontation and mutual loss’ A crane loads shipping containers on to a vessel at the Port of Savannah in Georgia. Photograph: Stephen B. Morton/AP Donald Trump has announced $50bn Läs mer…

Trump says he 'did a great service' by firing Comey in response to DoJ report

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump President did not address report until Friday morning, after Comey defended himself in a New York Times piece on Thursday Donald Trump departing the White House on 8 June. Photograph: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images Donald Trump duly addressed the inspector general’s report on Läs mer…

Republicans consider immigration plan that would end family separation

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US immigration Proposal comes as US plans temporary facility to house the growing number of children separated at the border The practice of forcibly separating families has lead to widespread condemnation. Photograph: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images Republicans members of Congress are considering legislation to end Läs mer…

Sarah Sanders uses Bible to defend border policy – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video 1:33 Speaking at Thursday’s White House briefing, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders invoked the Bible to defend the Trump administration’s immigration policy of separating mothers from their children The Guardian RSS

DoJ report faults Comey on Clinton email inquiry but finds no political bias

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; FBI Former FBI director failed to follow protocol, inspector general finds No evidence of ‘improper considerations, including political bias’ James Comey is described as ‘insubordinate’ in the report and his actions as ‘extraordinary’. Photograph: Michael Reynolds/EPA Former FBI director James Comey did not follow Läs mer…

'A lot of people have done bad things': Trump waves away Kim's human rights abuses – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; When asked about North Korea’s human rights record in an interview with Bret Baier of Fox News, President Donald Trump says, ‘a lot of other people’ have ‘done some really bad things’ The Guardian RSS