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U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses a news conference regarding issues on undocumented immigrants in Beverly Hills, California

What’s The Evidence Of An Immigrant Crime Wave?

Trump has focused on public safety in almost apocalyptic terms, describing Mexican immigrants as “rapists” and warning that America risks a wave of illegal immigration that would result in “thousands of more violent horrible crimes.” Unfortunately, the broader facts tended to get trampled when tragic cases are politicized and the public is led to believe that immigrants are responsible for a crime wave.

October 28, 2016
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‘That Mexican Thing’ Coming To A Voting Booth Near You

Gov. Mike Pence, warn your buddy Donald Trump. You know “That Mexican Thing” you mentioned in the vice presidential debate — it’s coming for you.

October 13, 2016

Lawsuit: Trump Said Anti-Mexican Remarks Are ‘Pretty Mainstream’

“I’ve tapped into something and I’ve tapped into illegal immigration,” boasted the Republican nominee in testimony for his lawsuit against a celebrity chef.

October 1, 2016
Rep. Les Osterman, R-Wichita

Kansas Lawmaker Posts Online Meme Insulting Mexicans, Hillary Clinton

Rep. Les Osterman, R-Wichita, said he hit the wrong button when he posted a “Mexican Word of the Day” meme on his page Saturday.

January 27, 2016

Trump Has Built A Wall Between The Republican Party And Latinos

German Maldonado could back a Republican. But it’s not likely, not when Donald Trump is calling Mexican immigrants rapists and criminals. “The whole GOP base, they tend to attack most of our people,” said the graphic designer, who came to this country from Mexico 25 years ago. That, in a nutshell, is the challenge Republicans face in 2016

January 2, 2016