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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.
While President Peña Nieto celebrates the Aztec Tiger, Mexico’s cartels reach deeper into the legal economy.
A new investigation by The Intercept reveals how racist anti-Muslim neocons are driving the nation’s law enforcement agenda.
Clinton is using Edward Snowden as a punching bag to shore up her hawkish bona fides.
The Supreme Court has given financial institutions and employers a license to do wrong—and it’s hitting the poor especially hard.