Tag: Honduras

Trump Dreams Up Another Immigrant Crisis

Public safety, national security and the rule of law are among the incantations the Trump administration likes to chant when rolling out one of its deliberately and pointlessly cruel immigration policies. It evidently hopes that repetition will somehow insulate its actions from public or judicial scrutiny. President Trump’s newest proclamation, […]

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‘Criminals?’ Hardly. That’s Who the Caravan Flees.

As thousands of Honduran migrants seeking asylum in the United States trek northward through Mexico, President Trump has pledged to stop them at the border by militarizing it with armed federal troops, under the guise of protecting Americans from “criminals” and an “invasion.” What he fails to recognize is that […]

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Kobach: The Caravan Is a Consequence of Rewarding Illegal Immigration

Once again, a massive caravan of aliens is coming north to demand entry into the United States.  This one is even bigger than the last.  The number of migrants is over 7,000 and growing. The open-borders Left and their talking heads in the media are falsely describing the caravan’s trek as a “humanitarian crisis.”  But […]

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Caravan Migrants: ‘What Are We Supposed to Do in Honduras If There’s no Work?’

Migrants traveling with the 7,000-strong caravan headed to the U.S.-Mexico border to overwhelm the country’s asylum and immigration system are admitting that they are merely foreign workers looking for jobs. Migrants with the caravan — many of whom are previously deported illegal aliens — recently admitted to the Washington Post in interviews that they are […]

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Donald Trump Challenges Media to Bring Cameras and Investigate Caravan

President Donald Trump challenged the media on Monday to bring their cameras to the caravan of over 7,000 migrants, currently pressing through Mexico towards the United States. “Go into the middle of the caravan, take your cameras and search,” Trump told reporters at the White House. He claimed that they would find MS-13 gang members […]

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PHOTO: Caravan Protesters Paint Swastika on American Flag, Burn It in the Street

A photo from the Associated Press shows protesters burning an American flag with a swastika painted on it in support of the migrant caravan heading through Central America for the United States. “Two people burn a United States flag during a protest in favor of the caravan of migrants that is currently stuck on the […]

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Migrant Caravan Grows to 7,000, Trump Vows to Slash Central American Aid

President Donald Trump announced on Monday that the United States would begin “cutting off, or substantially reducing” foreign aid to Central America over a growing migrant caravan marching toward the southern border. “Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador were not able to do the job of stopping people from leaving their country and coming illegally to […]

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Donald Trump Alerts Military: Migrant Caravan Now a National Emergency

President Donald Trump alerted the military on Monday, as the caravan of migrants crossed into Mexico. “I have alerted Border Patrol and Military that this is a National Emergy (sic),” Trump wrote on Twitter. “Must change laws!” The president announced the news after the caravan that originated in Honduras swarmed over the southern Mexico border […]

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Donald Trump on ‘Criminal’ Caravan Migrants: ‘This Country Doesn’t Want Them’

President Donald Trump said Friday he would not allow the caravan of migrants fleeing Honduras into the United States. Trump insisted that there were criminals in the group. “You listen to the fake news back there and you think they’re all wonderful people, right?” he asked. Trump explained that group of over 4,000 migrants was […]

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Watch–Caravan Migrant Says March to U.S. Border Is for Jobs, Not Asylum

One of the more than 4,000 migrants traveling in a caravan from Honduras through Mexico and eventually to the U.S.-Mexico border admits that she is seeking a job and a community more safe from drugs, neither of which would make her eligible for asylum. In an interview with NBC News, a migrant identified as Karen […]

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Donald Trump Threatens to Send U.S. Military to Stop Migrant Caravan

President Donald Trump threatened Thursday to send the military to block the migrant caravan heading for the United States border. “I must, in the strongest of terms, ask Mexico to stop this onslaught – and if unable to do so I will call up the U.S. Military and CLOSE OUR SOUTHERN BORDER!” Trump wrote on […]

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Nike Becomes Face of Social Justice Despite History of Outsourcing, Employing Slave Labor

Despite having a long, documented history of allegedly employing workers at slave wages, the multinational Nike corporation has become the face of the social justice wing of the political left with its newest ad featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick. As Breitbart News reported, the Nike corporation laid off 1,400 Americans just last year in […]

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TPS termination could become the next child separation crisis: ‘The US is all our children know’

Campaign Action Juan Carlos Vidal, a Salvadoran immigrant, has worked his way from kitchen assistant, to opening up four Boston-area restaurants and employing more than 20 people. He is the epitome of the American dream, but his life could soon become a nightmare. Vidal is one of the approximately 300,000 immigrants who have had permission to […]

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Opinion: At 9 He Lost His Mom to Gang Violence. At 12 He Lost His Dad to Trump’s Immigration Policies.

“Undocumented children with representation are five times more likely to be successful in their cases, but the financial hardship these cases pose are often out of reach for low-income and undocumented families,” Jennifer K. Falcon, communications director for the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services said. (The group, known as Raices, has […]

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Honduras’ First Lady Urges Would-Be Migrants To Stay In Her Country — For The Safety Of Their Children

(CNN) — The first lady of Honduras discouraged citizens of her country from attempting to cross the US-Mexico border illegally and pledged to address the problems that led them to flee. “Stay in the country and let’s look for solutions to support you,” Ana García Carías, the wife of Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández said […]

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How the G.O.P. Built Donald Trump’s Cages

In the administration’s budget proposals, it has sought deep cuts in aid to these countries — something Congress has wisely ignored. Removing a financial lifeline from nations already in chaos is hardly a recipe for progress. At the same time, Mr. Trump’s move to kick out as many people who are from these countries as […]

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Time Forced to Issue Correction: ‘The Girl Was Not Carried Away Screaming’

Time magazine issued a correction Friday to an article about the iconic photograph of a two-year-old Honduran girl crying as U.S. Border Patrol searched her mother at the U.S.-Mexico border earlier this month. The media claimed that the mother and child were separated after crossing the border illegally, under President Donald Trump’s “zero tolerance” policy. […]

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Fake News: Iconic Crying Migrant Girl Was Never Separated from Mother, Says Father

The father of the tearful two-year-old Honduran migrant girl who became the face of the “family separation” news coverage says that his young daughter was never actually separated from her mother when caught by U.S. Border Patrol. Instead, he says, his daughter and her mother are together in U.S. custody at “at a family residential center in […]

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Hondurans Rally Against Trump For Ending Policy That Will Kick Them Out Of US

ECHO PARK  (CBSLA) —  Hondurans gathered in Echo Park Saturday to protest a Trump immigration policy that might see them kicked out of the United States. Many of the protesters told CBS2’s Greg Mills they were marching for the right to stay in a country that has been home for decades. At issue is something […]

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The Immigration Forces Beyond Trump’s Control

Last December, the Trump administration celebrated what it thought was a major accomplishment: a 24 percent drop in arrests at the U.S.-Mexico border in the 2017 fiscal year. The 310,531 arrests made, a 46-year low, marked a significant decrease in one of the key indicators that measures unauthorized crossings into the United States. U.S. immigration […]

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