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Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Until Monday, over 350 migrant children were jailed in filthy, unsafe conditions by U.S. Customs and Border Protection in Clint, Texas.
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People in migrant caravan, Mexico City. Photo: Wotancito/Wikimedia Commons
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Immigration policy is a matter of life and death, most tragically impacting the most vulnerable among us.
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U.S. Senator Jeff Flake speaking at Arizona State University. Photo: Gage Skidmore/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | As U.S. President Donald Trump's nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court seemed to be reaching a controversial conclusion last week, a remarkable encounter took place on live TV.
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Women, many wearing black veils, protest the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court at the Hart Senate Office Building on September 7, 2018. Photo: Phil Roeder/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | From women's control over their own reproductive rights, to sexual assault and abuse, we'll know we have made progress when women's bodies are no longer a battleground in the U.S.
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Woman holds net neutrality sign. Photo: CDEL Family/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | ISP corporations are trying to control the internet, to restrict the free flow of information, to restore their historical role of for-profit arbiter of what we can and cannot read, watch or hear.
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Woman with protest sign reading "Stop Taking Small Kids Away from Parents." Photo: Geoff Livingston/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Juxtapose the outpouring of compassion and solidarity in Thailand with the catastrophe facing millions of children in Yemen, and the ongoing debacle created in the United States.
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Donald Trump speaks to crowd. Photo: Shealah Craighead/The White House/Flickr
Duncan Cameron | By defending the U.S. domestic market against foreign exports -- including those from American-owned companies operating abroad -- Donald Trump has resurrected the Fortress America idea.
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Families Belong Together Day of Action. Photo: Jill_Ion/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Detention of immigrant families in the U.S. has been happening for years. But, on May 7, the cruel triumvirate of Trump, Stephen Miller and Jeff Sessions enacted by fiat the "zero tolerance" policy.
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Rick Salutin | The U.S. separation of immigration children from their families is symptomatic of global failure to safeguard children's rights.
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World Refugee Day Action. Photo: Karla Cote/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Questions about babies have arisen again at the White House, this time about thousands of immigrant children, ripped from their parents and jailed in cages on the orders of President Trump.
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President Donald Trump boards Air Force One. Photo: Joyce N. Boghosian/The White House/Flickr
Duncan Cameron | The Trump decision to dump an international deal for partisan political reasons is another in a series of U.S. moves that undermines confidence in the U.S. as a negotiating partner.
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School bus. Photo: Via Tsuji/Flickr
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | In the midst of teachers walking out of schools around the country, demanding fair salaries and proper funding for their classrooms, one teacher, Mandy Manning, was invited into the White House.