Tag: Jeff-sessions

Jeff Sessions Rescinds Documents Protecting Minorities Just Ahead of Independence Day

On July 3rd — the day before America was gearing up to celebrate Independence Day — Attorney General Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III was busy rescinding guidance intended to protect minorities. In a statement Sessions called the documents “unnecessary, outdated, inconsistent with existing law, or otherwise improper.” Sessions’ action does not…

Central American Mother Suing Trump Says I Had Seen Officers Grab Little Children by Their Hair and Throw Them into Cells

Perla Karlili Alemengor Miranda De Velasquez is an asylum-seeking mother from Guatemala who is suing the Trump administration for the return of her daughter. The mother explained through a translator that she willingly let her 12-year-old daughter leave with border agents at 3 am because “she had seen officers physically…

Not Our Citizens Not Our Problem: Sessions to Turn Away Victims of Violence

Instances of violent racism against immigrants are popping up across the nation. And the implication that immigrant lives matter less than those of American citizens is coming right from Trump’s administration. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in newly issued guidance that claims of domestic or gang violence will “generally” no…