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The Trump administration will no longer seek to automatically release pregnant undocumented immigrants from detention

The Trump administration will no longer seek to automatically release pregnant immigrants from detention — a move in line with the overall efforts by the administration to hold far more immigrants in custody than its predecessors. CNN.com – RSS Channel – HP Hero

Trump Says Immigrants Are Like ‘Professional Mountain Climbers’

You can’t make these things up. President Donald Trump compared Mexican immigrants to “professional mountain climbers” while perusing border wall options in California on Tuesday, March 13. Celebrities’ Political Affiliations “Getting over the top is easy,” Trump said, according to ABC News. “These are like professional mountain climbers. They are incredible climbers.” He continued, “They(…)

ICE Arrests of Suspected Undocumented Immigrants Up Nearly 40% Compared to Last Year

Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced on Wednesday that arrests of suspected undocumented immigrants are up 37.6% compared to this time in 2016. More than 41,000 people have been arrested since President Donald Trump signed a pair of sweeping executive orders targeting illegal immigration. According to ICE, about 75% of the individuals arrested so far in(…)

Protesters at Historic Stonewall Inn Show LGBT Solidarity With Immigrants and Refugees

Protesters gathered at New York City’s historic Stonewall Inn on Saturday to show solidarity with immigrants and refugees affected by President Donald Trump’s immigration ban. A federal judge on Friday temporarily blocked Trump’s executive order barring people from seven majority-Muslim countries from entering the U.S. — a decision that earned Trump’s ire. People at the(…)

Donald Trump Calls Immigrants ‘Bad Hombres,’ Twitter Responds With ‘Bad Ombrés’

Donald Trump set the internet on fire when he interspersed a bit of Spanish during the third and final presidential debate on Wednesday, October 19. While discussing his plan for immigration and sealing the Mexican border, the Republican nominee, 70, made a solemn promise:  "We'll get them out, secure the border, and once the border(…)