The new committee member’s very rhetorical questions to ‘Mr. Adams’ suggested deep suspicion of America’s foreign affairs, and limited knowledge of them.
Yes, the United States has done bad things. But we’ve always at least paid lip service to humanitarian concerns. Not now. This is how moral standing is lost.
Imelda Cortez spent almost two years in jail on a charge that galvanized debate over El Salvador's draconian abortion ban.
Furious over a group of Central Americans who hope to claim asylum, President Trump has threatened to exacerbate the crises that are making people claim asylum in the first place.
It wasn’t supposed to be a big deal, but a TV station close to the Honduran gov’t wanted to embarrass an organizer and said he’d pay for everything. Then ‘the avalanche’ began.
Since Trump decided to deny asylum to those fleeing gang violence in Central America, immigration at the U.S. border is down. But victims are still forced to flee their homelands.
‘If they do separate us, at least I know we’ll be reunited at some point,’ one mother in Tijuana said. ‘In my country the risks are far worse.’