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MIGRANT AND REFUGEE CRISIS
Trump Policies Forcing More Migrants To Cross Dangerous Desert Where Child Died
The Trump administration's policies are pushing more migrant families into the desert.
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Migrants Run Their Own List For Admission To U.S. — And Trump Is Making It Longer
The process leaves migrants with a lot of uncertainty and little legal protection.
Fox News Host Tucker Carlson Says Immigration Is Making America 'Dirtier'
Carlson ranted against those who want to admit the world’s poor "even if it makes our own country poorer, and dirtier, and more divided."
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7-Year-Old Migrant Girl Dies Of Dehydration In Border Patrol Custody
The Guatemalan child was taken to an El Paso hospital after her temperature topped 105.
Fox News Host Fact-Checks Former GOP Rep. Jason Chaffetz Live On Air
“That's not true, neither of those things are true," Marie Harf told Jason Chaffetz.
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Fox News Talked More About Migrant 'Invasion' Just Before Election Than In Past 3 Years Total
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And it appears they're only ramping up that fearmongering rhetoric.
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Immigration Is A Public Health Issue, But Not For The Reasons Some Politicians Claim
With a new myth-busting report, experts hope real health concerns can become part of a “more human” immigration debate.
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Migrants Don't Pose A Threat To Public Health. That's Just Racism, Report Says
"In too many countries, the issue of migration is used to divide societies and advance a populist agenda," the editor of the Lancet said.
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CULTURE & ARTS
Banksy's Refugee Boat Could Be Yours For Just $2.50
It is fully remote-controlled and has a top speed of 3 knots.
This Organization Is Leveling The Field For Migrant Children
Only 55% of child farmworkers graduate high school. The East Coast Migrant Head Start Project is trying to change that.
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Border Patrol's Use Of Tear Gas On Civilians Is A Grim Warning About America's Future
Tear gas provides a smokescreen for governments suppressing popular movements, from civilians protesting police brutality to refugees seeking asylum.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Dishes It Right Back To Lindsey Graham In Twitter Tiff
The newly elected congresswoman suggested the senator visit the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Doctors Say Using Tear Gas On Migrant Children Can Have Severe, Long-Lasting Effects
Medical experts say tear gas can cause serious physical and psychological harm in children.
Lindsey Graham Accuses Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Of Comparing Refugee Caravan To Holocaust
The senator tried to school the incoming congresswoman after she pointed out the history of asylum seekers in the U.S.
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Trump May Move Ahead With Plans To Make Asylum Seekers Wait In Mexico: Report
It's unclear if the rule would stand up in court after a federal judge this week ordered the government to process all asylum applications.
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America Is Ignoring A Huge Part Of Trump's Crackdown On Immigrants
The deportation of Southeast Asian refugees is often overlooked.
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Donald Trump Says Troops At Border Are ‘Tough’ Enough To Miss Thanksgiving
President Trump has deployed thousands of troops to the U.S.-Mexico border to respond to caravans of migrants seeking asylum.
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Troops Sent To U.S.-Mexico Border Under Anti-Caravan Push To Start Heading Home
President Trump launched a high-profile troop deployment ahead of the midterms. Now it's winding down.
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Trump Returns To Bashing The Migrant Caravan, Calling It A 'Big Con'
The president said asylum seekers can't be serious if they're waving flags from their home countries.
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Rabbis Lead Pilgrimage To Border To Protest Child Migrant Detention
Rabbis, priests, other clergy and lay leaders drove from Michigan to Texas to hold a rally at the Tornillo detention camp.
Ted Cruz Clams Up About Claim That Beto O'Rourke Funded Migrant Caravan
“There’s no point in revisiting the campaign itself,” the Texas senator told HuffPost.
Jeff Flake Says U.S. Troops At Border Can’t Be Called 'Anything But A Stunt’
The GOP senator, who retires in January, added: "This wasn’t an issue that Congress was involved in, it was an executive decision."
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Some Of The First Migrants From Caravan To Reach U.S. Border Are LGBTQ Asylum Seekers
Several hundred people made it to Tijuana on Tuesday.
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Trump Largely Silent About Migrant Caravan Following Midterm Elections
By JONATHAN LEMIRE and CATHERINE LUCEY, AP
The president and his media allies have moved on.
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Refugee Children See Snow For First Time In This Heartwarming Video
Two Eritrean refugee children saw snow for the first time, and their delight was caught on video!
Artist's Portraits Show Migrant Caravan's Hope, Joy: 'These Are Regular People'
Scarlett Baily, who talked to Central American migrants while they rested in Mexico, hopes her drawings will change Americans' "fear of migrants for a collective empathy.”
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