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News Analysis: In Trump’s Immigration Announcement, a Compromise Snubbed All Around

Seeking to appeal to a broader swath of the public and end the government shutdown, President Trump alienated portions of his hard-right base and made no headway with Democratic congressional leaders.
Tags: News, ANN, Jared, Miller, Trump, Democratic Party, Mike, Pence, Coulter, Heritage Foundation, Kushner, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Immigration and Emigration, Shutdowns (Institutional, Stephen (1985-


My Mother’s Secrets

She thought she was protecting her children by not telling us her harrowing tale of fleeing China.
Tags: News, China, Mao Zedong, Immigration and Emigration, Refugees and Displaced Persons, Shanghai (China, Chinese-Americans, Chinese Revolution


Shutdown Prompts Centrist Freshman Democrats to Flex Their Muscles

While flashy liberal freshmen soak up the attention, more moderate Democrats who won G.O.P. districts in November are searching for compromise to end the shutdown.
Tags: Elections, News, House Of Representatives, Nancy, Pelosi, Law and Legislation, United States Politics and Government, Immigration and Emigration, Shutdowns (Institutional, Border Barriers


Mexico Dispatch: Amid Border Strife, Mexico Beach Town Asks: Where Have All the Tourists Gone?

Rosarito, Mexico, is usually bustling with throngs of young Americans. But on a recent visit, the town south of Tijuana was desolate, with locals blaming turmoil at the border — and a migrant caravan.
Tags: News, Mexico, Beaches, Tijuana, Rosarito Mexico, Travel and Vacations, Immigration and Emigration, Customs and Border Protection (US, Border Barriers, Baja California (Mexico


Democratic Senator Seeks Perjury Investigation of Kirstjen Nielsen

Senator Jeff Merkley asked the F.B.I. to open an inquiry, citing a document that he said conflicted with the homeland security secretary’s congressional testimony on family separations at the border.
Tags: News, Senate, House Of Representatives, Nielsen, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Perjury, Homeland Security Department, Health and Human Services Department, Merkley, Jeff Merkley, United States Politics and Government, Immigration and Emigration, Immigration Detention, Kirstjen, Jeffrey A (1956-


Sweden Forms a Government After 133 Days, but It’s a Shaky One

The party of Prime Minister Stefan Lofven stayed in power with a pact that makes concessions to conservatives but excludes an anti-immigrant party.
Tags: News, Sweden, Stefan Lofven, Politics And Government, Swedish Social Democratic Party, Immigration and Emigration, Legislatures and Parliaments, Lofven, Sweden Democrats, Stefan (1957-


The Lost Children of the Trump Administration

Why can’t the government account for how many children it separated from their parents at the border?
Tags: News, Nielsen, Trump, Homeland Security Department, Health and Human Services Department, Donald J, Immigration and Emigration, Immigration Detention, Kirstjen, Lost Children of the Trump Administration


Trump Worsens the Border Crisis

It’s not about drugs or crime. It’s about the government’s failure to adapt to an influx of asylum seekers.
Tags: News, Asylum, Trump, Illegal Immigration, Donald J, Immigration and Emigration, Border Patrol (US, Right of, Border Barriers, El Paso (Tex


Family Separation May Have Hit Thousands More Migrant Children Than Reported

The government has said that about 2,700 migrant children were separated from their families at the border last year. But the removals may have involved thousands more.
Tags: News, Homeland Security Department, Health and Human Services Department, United States Politics and Government, Immigration and Emigration, Families and Family Life, Immigration Detention


Thousands More Migrant Children Were Probably Taken From Families Than Reported

The government has reported about 2,700 migrant children separated from their families at the border last year. But the removals may have involved thousands more.
Tags: News, Homeland Security Department, Health and Human Services Department, United States Politics and Government, Immigration and Emigration, Families and Family Life, Immigration Detention


Thousands More Migrant Children Likely Taken From Families Than First Reported

The government has reported about 2,700 migrant children separated from their families at the border last year. But the removals began earlier, and may have involved thousands more, the Inspector General found.
Tags: News, Homeland Security Department, Health and Human Services Department, United States Politics and Government, Immigration and Emigration, Families and Family Life, Immigration Detention


Only One House Republican Represents the Borderland, and He Opposes a Wall

Representative Will Hurd of Texas has emerged as one of the loudest Republican critics of the Trump wall, and he is the only one left whose district abuts the border with Mexico.
Tags: Texas, News, Will, Trump, Illegal Immigration, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, Hurd, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Will Hurd, Immigration and Emigration, Border Barriers, Dream Act (Development, Relief and Education for Minors Act


There’s Nothing Wrong With Open Borders

Why a brave Democrat should make the case for vastly expanding immigration.
Tags: News, Illegal Immigration, Politics And Government, Immigration and Emigration, Citizenship and Naturalization, Border Barriers


How New York City Ended Up With 2 Competing Women’s Marches

At issue is the question of inclusivity, one that has haunted the national movement since its inception.
Tags: News, New York City, Anti-semitism, Demonstrations, Women's Rights, Katherine, Mallory, Women and Girls, Sarsour, Protests and Riots, Immigration and Emigration, Siemionko, Women's March Inc, Linda (1980-, Tamika (1980-, Women's March Alliance




New York Today: N.Y. Today: A Wall That Honors Immigrants

It’s made of steel. It was built because immigrants kept coming. And it attracts thousands of visitors at Ellis Island.
Tags: News, New York City, Statue of Liberty, Immigration and Emigration, Private and Sectarian Schools, Ellis Island (NYC, Ellis Island Immigration Museum


How the Klan Fueled Prohibition

The 1920s weren’t just gin joints and jazz. Anti-immigrant racism was all the rage.
Tags: News, Ku Klux Klan, Politics And Government, Immigration and Emigration, Prohibition Era (1920-1933


Past Tense: How the Slice Joint Made Pizza the Perfect New York City Food

More than 50 years of eight million people standing, folding and eating together.
Tags: Food, News, Pizza, Restaurants, New York City, Immigration and Emigration, Italian-Americans, Italian Food (Cuisine, Past Tense


Trump Summons Thousands Back to Work Without Pay as Shutdown Drags On

As the White House tries to get the government functioning, President Trump invited Democrats to the White House, hoping to find cracks. They rejected his lunch date.
Tags: News, White House, Trump, Illegal Immigration, Elissa, Democratic Party, Slotkin, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Immigration and Emigration, Shutdowns (Institutional, Border Barriers


Democrats Jilt Trump on Lunch Talks but Look for Shutdown Exit

The president invited Democrats in Republican-leaning districts to the White House, hoping to find cracks in the party’s shutdown stance. They rejected his lunch date.
Tags: News, White House, Trump, Illegal Immigration, Elissa, Democratic Party, Slotkin, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Immigration and Emigration, Shutdowns (Institutional, Border Barriers


Steve King’s Racist Remarks and Divisive Actions: A Timeline

While some Republicans suggested the Iowa congressman’s views were new to them, Mr. King has a long and documented history of denigrating racial minorities.
Tags: News, Iowa, House Of Representatives, Republican Party, King, Whites, Steve King, Steven A, Race and Ethnicity, Immigration and Emigration


Steve King’s Racist History: A Timeline of Offensive Comments

While some Republicans suggested the Iowa congressman’s views were new to them, Mr. King has a long and documented history of denigrating racial minorities.
Tags: News, Iowa, House Of Representatives, Republican Party, King, Whites, Steve King, Steven A, Race and Ethnicity, Immigration and Emigration


Actually, the Numbers Show That We Need More Immigration, Not Less

By any reasonable metric, “mass” immigration is a myth. The reality is that America desperately needs to pick up the pace of immigration for its economic health.
Tags: News, America, United States, Francis, Birth Rates, Census, Trump, Salam, Census Bureau, Fukuyama, Foreign Workers, United States Economy, Donald J, Labor and Jobs, Immigration and Emigration, Reihan


A History of Steve King’s Racist Remarks

While some Republicans suggested the Iowa congressman’s views were new to them, Mr. King has a long and documented history of denigrating racial minorities.
Tags: News, Iowa, House Of Representatives, Republican Party, King, Whites, Steve King, Steven A, Race and Ethnicity, Immigration and Emigration


The Interpreter: When Crises Rally a Nation, and When They Don’t

Presidents Trump and Emmanuel Macron are not the first to capitalize on — or manufacture — a crisis to advance their agenda. And they are not the first to stumble.
Tags: News, France, Global Warming, United States, Demonstrations, Trump, Emmanuel Macron, Macron, Politics And Government, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Protests and Riots, Immigration and Emigration, Border Barriers, Emmanuel (1977-, Democracy (Theory and Philosophy


Pentagon Extends Troop Deployment at Mexican Border Through September

The troops are expected to focus on “mobile surveillance detection” and placing concertina wire “between ports of entry.”
Tags: News, United States, Pentagon, Defense Department, Trump, Illegal Immigration, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Immigration and Emigration, Border Patrol (US, United States Defense and Military Forces


As Government Pulls Back, Charities Step In to Help Released Migrants

With detention facilities overwhelmed, federal officials are releasing more migrant families with no provision for their well-being, leaving charities scrambling to fill the void.
Tags: News, California, Asylum, Philanthropy, Illegal Immigration, Catholic Charities, Jewish Family Services, Immigration and Emigration, Right of, Immigration Detention, San Diego (Calif, El Paso (Tex


A New Migrant Caravan Forms, and Old Battle Lines Harden

President Trump, locked in a battle over a border wall, is trying to turn the migrants gathering in Honduras to his advantage. In Mexico, the new government vowed to treat the migrants humanely.
Tags: News, Mexico, Asylum, Honduras, Guatemala, Trump, United States International Relations, Immigration and Emigration, Right of, Border Barriers, San Pedro Sula (Honduras


France Dispatch: As Migrants Risk Crossing the English Channel, French Fishing Boats Pay a Price

A surge in migrants trying to cross the channel has led to a rise in break-ins of the fishing boats in a French port, as smugglers look for more seaworthy options to make the treacherous voyage.
Tags: News, France, Fishing, Smuggling, Commercial, Illegal Immigration, English Channel, Robberies and Thefts, Middle East and Africa Migrant Crisis, Immigration and Emigration