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  • June 21, 2018

    This Colorado Republican thinks Trump should fire Stephen Miller over family separation

    Rep. Mike Coffman spelled it out in a tweet.

  • June 21, 2018

    Melania Trump wears “I really don’t care, do u?” jacket on trip to migrant children

    Her spokesperson says the $39 Zara jacket had "no hidden message," but Trump tweeted otherwise.

  • June 21, 2018

    Thousands of child migrants may soon be held on US military bases

    Here’s how many: 20,000 children.

  • June 21, 2018

    Why House Republicans’ immigration debate is a shitshow, explained by a Republican lawmaker

    Rep. Mike Coffman says the House immigration vote has a simple problem: Nobody knows what Trump wants.

  • June 21, 2018

    Family separation was new, but Trump’s new border policy is an Obama throwback

    Trump hopes the courts will let him detain families like Obama did.

  • June 21, 2018

    Immigrant children can be detained, prosecuted, and deported once they turn 18

    Kids in shelters get handed back over to ICE once they’re legal adults.

  • June 21, 2018

    The Trump administration isn’t sure whether it’s still prosecuting migrant parents or not

    But even ending "zero tolerance" wouldn’t stop them from keeping families in immigration detention.

  • June 21, 2018

    Trump undermined House Republicans’ entire immigration debate in one tweet

    Trump on GOP "compromise" immigration bill: "What is the purpose"?

  • June 21, 2018

    What Trump’s family separation executive order aims to do, explained in a flowchart

    Trump wants to replace family separation with indefinite detention.

  • June 21, 2018

    Ivanka Trump speaks out on family separation — after her father said he’d stop it

    The first daughter waited until after her dad was done separating families at the border to say it was a bad idea.

  • June 21, 2018

    Watch: Sinclair forced its TV stations to air pro-Trump propaganda on family separation

    "While some of the concern is real, a lot of it is politically driven by the liberals in politics and the media."

  • June 21, 2018

    A looming question about family separations: where are the girls?

    A lot of questions remain.

  • June 21, 2018

    The Flores settlement, explained

    The court order Trump blames for family separations could be an obstacle to using an executive order to solve it.

  • June 21, 2018

    Watch: Samantha Bee unleashes on Trump order turning “baby internment camps” into “Mommy and Me jails”

    "Who knew that conservatives were sensitive about the c-word? I should make note of that," Bee said.

  • June 21, 2018

    The places the government sends migrant children face allegations of abuse

    Lawsuits allege that children and teens were beaten and handcuffed in Virginia and forcibly drugged in Texas.

  • June 21, 2018

    The border crisis is a reminder that Trump has no idea what he’s doing

    Faced with a problem Mitch McConnell can’t solve for him, Trump is flailing.

  • June 21, 2018

    The House is voting on immigration today. No one seems to know what’s going on.

    House Republicans didn’t know what was in their "compromise" immigration bill the day before the vote.

  • June 21, 2018

    There aren’t enough immigration lawyers to handle the family separation crisis

    "As soon as they finish a case, they know there’s 10 more waiting for representation."

  • June 20, 2018

    The 2,300 migrant kids already separated won’t immediately be reunited with parents

    An official with the Department of Health and Human Services said they won’t be affected by Trump’s executive order.

  • June 20, 2018

    Trump vows “border is going to be just as tough as it’s been” at Minnesota rally

    Trump glossed over family separation but touted his tough immigration policies.

  • June 20, 2018

    The Trump administration is deliberately starting a legal fight over family detention

    The law says the government can’t detain migrant families for more than 20 days. Trump’s team is pressuring a judge to change that.

  • June 20, 2018

    The Trump administration misspelled “separation” in an executive order on family separation 

    As initially published, the order addressed family "seperation."

  • June 20, 2018

    Airlines to Trump: we won’t help you separate migrant kids from parents

    United, American, and Frontier say they won’t fly migrant kids separated from their parents at the border.

  • June 20, 2018

    Poll: immigration has become the No. 1 issue for voters in 2018

    A new Pew poll finds immigration has overtaken health care and the economy as a top 2018 issue.

  • June 20, 2018

    A Handmaid’s Tale writer on what she learned researching child separations

    "When the parents are being dragged away, they’ll try to smile or pretend it’s okay, so the last image their child has is of them smiling."

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