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Sunday, May 27, 2018

Border Patrol Shoots And Kills Unarmed Woman In Crackdown

Reprinted with permission from Shareblue.com

 

Trump’s surge of armed agents on the border has already had deadly consequences. A Border Patrol agent killed an unarmed undocumented immigrant woman, in a shooting captured on video by a bystander.

The incident occurred in Rio Bravo, Texas, which is on the U.S.—Mexico border.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection said an agent purportedly responding to a report of illegal activity near a culvert fired into a group of undocumented immigrants after he tried to arrest them.

On the video posted to Facebook, a woman yelled at the agents after the shooting. “Why are you mistreating them?…

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At Least 1500 Immigrant Children Missing, Trump Administration Admits

Reprinted with permission from Shareblue.com

 

The Trump administration is abusing helpless children through the new immigration policies it has enacted.

In its zeal to inflict harm on a minority population that Trump has previously denigrated with terms such as “animals” and “rapists,” families of undocumented immigrants are now being ripped apart at the border.

Not only are those families experiencing the brutal trauma of being separated in a strange country, but they’re also losing track of the children affected in the process.

One cruel act is being followed up by another act of cruelty, simply to satiate Trump’s own bigotry and the hatred embraced by his core supporters.…

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#EndorseThis: Samantha Bee Has A New Job Offer For Trump’s ICE Henchmen

Bill Clinton was a proponent of border security. But the Comeback Kid could never have imagined the brutal way a future GOP commander-in-chief would direct the effort. Under President Trump, ICE has been responsible for separating parents and children at the border, brutalizing suspects, and deporting Americans whether they are guilty of crimes or not.

Samantha Bee has an idea. Instead of working for Trump, why don’t the members of ICE go to work for scummy New York lawyer Aaron Schlossberg, recently caught on camera denigrating Spanish speakers in the Big Apple?

Bee plays a clip of Ronald Reagan stating his support for amnesty, and laughs that even “big government” liberals like herself could get on board with cutting the members of ICE off the federal payroll.…

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