Tag: El Salvador

Opinion: The Photo of the Bodies of Óscar Alberto Martínez and His Daughter Captures the Gravity of the Plight of Undocumented Immigrants and Their Quest for Freedom

The deaths of Óscar Alberto Martínez and his 23-month old daughter, Valeria, are tragedies that have caught this nation’s eye. The two along with Martínez’s wife had left El Salvador for Mexico to gain asylum in the United States. The young father and his daughter drowned as they tried to…

Trump: No Judges or Court Cases for Immigrants Even Though Many Are Fleeing Drug Violence Related to U.S. Drug Consumption

Returning to his racist, anti-immigrant rhetoric, President Trump wrote on Twitter Sunday: We cannot allow all of these people to invade our Country. When somebody comes in, we must immediately, with no Judges or Court Cases, bring them back from where they came. Our system is a mockery to good…

Will Republicans Trash the Economy on the Altar of Bigotry

The Trump administration and its sycophant GOP enablers seem more than willing to sacrifice the nation’s economic power and growth in exchange for ridding the United States of its darker-skinned immigrant population. Deportation policies favored by President Donald Trump and his fellow immigration restrictionists aside from being inhumane and morally…