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Our fickle immigration system leaves many families stuck between violence in their home countries and an aggressive enforcement regime across the border.
At the root of the border crisis is a wave of violence that the United States helped to create.
The so-called “Swedish model” banning the purchase but not the sale of sex is catching on in Europe. But does it work? And for whom?
The law, passed in 1993 with near-unanimous support, has become an excuse for bigotry, superstition and sectarianism.
According to a recently declassified Justice Department white paper, the president can serve as judge, jury and executioner.
The 52,000 unaccompanied children who have shown up at the border are fleeing gang violence and have valid claims to asylum.
The collapse of the housing market cost Americans $16 trillion. But the banks that caused it are getting away with a slap on the wrist.
Thanks to the militarization and expansion of the “border” region, 197 million Americans now live within the jurisdiction of US Customs and Border Patrol.