Author: Sheryl Estrada

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Sarah Fabian, a DOJ Lawyer, Argues Detained Migrant Children Don’t Need Soap, Toothpaste or Beds to be ‘Safe and Sanitary’

Sarah Fabian, an attorney in the Department of Justice’s Office of Immigration Litigation, is in the national spotlight for arguing that the government could provide “safe and sanitary” conditions for detained migrant children without supplying items for proper hygiene or even a bed. In a San Franciso courtroom on Tuesday,…

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72 Philadelphia Police Officers Linked to Racist and Violent Facebook Posts Get Desk Duty

(Pictured: Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross) Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross said that he is “disgusted” by the racist and violent social media posts connected to his police officers. Ross announced that 72 of the 328 officers allegedly involved have been placed on administrative duty. “Internal Affairs has identified and…

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Abortion Bans Threaten ‘Health, Independence and Economic Stability’ of Employees, Say CEOs

Ongoing abortion restrictions in states across the U.S. including Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, and Missouri are resulting in businesses standing up for reproductive health care. Georgia Republican Gov. Brian Kemp signed a “fetal heartbeat” bill in May that would effectively sentence women to life imprisonment and the death penalty if they chose to have…