“You were lending your credibility and the credibility of the Department of Homeland Security to what prosecutors say is a scam,” the CNN host noted. “Do you regret that?”
The Department of Homeland Security is being led by right-wing radicals whose excesses are inflicting damage on their own cause.
Public defenders, attorneys, and activists in Chicago are warning that the influx of federal officers are coming to hunt their neighbors, not protect them.
The federal officers haven’t fixed “a mess” here, as the president claims—they’ve made things much more chaotic and dangerous for people exercising their constitutional rights.
Protesters say local cops and the feds are clearly colluding on the spooky crackdown that began in Portland and could soon spread to Chicago and other cities.
Portland and Kansas City were just the beginning. But as federal law enforcement is preparing to ramp up, DHS veterans are urging it to step back from the brink.
Employees warned their bosses at the for-profit immigration jail not to accept detainee transfers pushed by ICE. The bosses went ahead anyway.