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Pelosi Announces House Resolution to Condemn Trump’s “Go Back” Tweets

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) today announced that the House would be bringing forward a resolution to condemn President Trump’s tweets from yesterday in which he said progressive Democratic congresswomen should “go back” where they came from rather than telling the U.S. government how it should be run. Widely panned as racist, xenophobic, […]

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ACLU to Sue Trump Administration Over Plan to Stop Asylum Protections

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has announced it will sue the Trump administration, only hours after the Departments of Justice and Homeland Security announced a new rule that would end asylum protections for most immigrants from Central America. Under the new rule, immigrants who approach the U.S.-Mexico border, but originated from a third country, […]

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Protesters at ICE Facility Swap Out Its U.S. Flag (VIDEO)

Protesters at an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) facility in Colorado took the U.S. flag down from one of the facility’s flagpoles. They then replaced it, hoisting the Mexican flag in its place. This happened yesterday outside the Aurora, Colorado, ICE facility, where scores of protesters gathered to protest deportation raids the Trump administration has […]

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Appeals Court Blocks Trump Administration Birth Control Rules

A federal appeals court has ruled against the Trump administration, upholding a lower court decision that blocked the implementation of a set of rules that would allow employers to deny women insurance coverage for birth control. Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, employers are required to offer health insurance coverage for […]