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A woman, part of the caravan of Central American migrants hoping to reach the U.S. border, prays at a temporary shelter in Tijuana, Mexico. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)

Asylum seekers are not breaking the law. Trump is.

Parents and children who have walked 1,000 miles to ask for asylum are not breaking US laws by crossing the border, no matter what Donald Trump says.

Abolish ICE? Build the wall? Barr, McGrath navigate party landmines on immigration.

Amy McGrath and Andy Barr are carefully picking their paths through the polarized rhetoric on immigration as they court votes in KY-06.

Republicans support separating children from parents

In a Quinnipiac poll released on June 18, Republican voters were the only demographic group that supported separating children from their immigrant parents.
#AbolishIce Billboard

Vandalized Louisville billboard urges ‘#AbolishICE’ amid immigration protests

In protest of Trump's treatment of immigrants, a billboard along a Louisville interstate now reads "#AbolishICE" in bold white letters on black background.

Trump signs order detaining families indefinitely, sets up new problems

On Wednesday, Pres.Trump changed the policy that his own administration put in place, thus causing new problems and not addressing the old ones.

Separating children: Our national Milgram study

By separating children, we show that the Milgram study is still relevant to American society. How do we stop, how do we learn, and how do we change?
John Yarmuth introduces bill

Yarmuth, Democratic colleagues introduce “Keep Families Together Act”

Cong. Yarmuth joined 188 House Dems to introduce the "Keep Families Together Act," to prevent DHS from separating children from their parents at the border.

What are they going to do with the children? And where are the girls?

As the Trump policy of separating children from their parents enters its third month, two questions are becoming more and more urgent:

Child abuse becomes U.S. policy

Anyone with a shred of empathy must be sickened by what our country is doing at the border, as we tear apart families and do lasting damage to children.

KY/OH groups plan #FamiliesBelongTogether protest Thursday

Multiple groups from northern Kentucky and southern Ohio will join together Thursday as part of a nationwide protest called #FamiliesBelongTogether.

Senator tries to visit child detention center, barred from entering, cops called

Senator Jeff Merkley went to a shuttered Wal-Mart in Brownsville, Texas that has been turned into a detention center for children separated from their parents a couple of hours ago to try to get access to the kids and check on their care. The sitting U.S. Senator had the cops called on him and was turned away.

‘Tricked by the devil.’ They backed Trump. Now, his foreign labor cuts may ruin...

Eddie Devine voted for President Trump because he thought he would be good for American business. Now, the Trump administration’s restrictions on H-2B visas for foreign workers may put him out of business. “I feel like I’ve been tricked by the devil,” said Devine, of Harrodsburg-based Devine Creations Landscaping.

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