User: flenvcenter Topic: Human Rights and Indigenous Rights-Regional
Category: Immigration
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Smuggling gangs are sawing through new sections of Trump’s border wall 3.11.2019 Denver Post: Local
SAN DIEGO - Smuggling gangs in Mexico have repeatedly sawed through new sections of President Donald Trump's border wall in recent months by using commercially available power tools, opening gaps large enough for people and drug loads to pass through, according to U.S. agents and officials with knowledge of the damage.
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“She tried to become legal and it just became a nightmare:” A DACA recipient’s deportation and her family’s search to find her in Mexico 3.11.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
Anahi Jaquez Estrada's deportation case exemplifies the complexity of the U.S. immigration system and how tenuous of a line exists for immigrants who are trying to stay in the country.
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Judges block green card denials for immigrants on public aid 12.10.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Federal judges in three states on Friday temporarily blocked Donald Trump's policy to deny green cards to many immigrants who use Medicaid, food stamps and other government benefits, dealing a setback to one of the president's most aggressive moves yet to cut legal immigration and make it more based on employment skills than family ties.
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Guest Commentary: Cokie Roberts was the best kind of D.C. insider 18.9.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
The bright, bold line that runs through Washington separates the party of R's from the party of D's. But there is another line -- a more subtle but very pronounced, very important line -- dividing the Ins from the Outs. The first group is small and powerful; the second is large and envious. Lin-Manuel Miranda memorialized the line in his masterpiece, "Hamilton." The Ins are those few individuals who are "in the room where it happens." As for the rest of us:
Border fence construction could destroy archaeological sites, Park Service finds 18.9.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
The bulldozers and excavators rushing to install President Donald Trump’s border fence could damage or destroy up to 22 archaeological sites within Arizona’s Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument in coming months, according to an internal National Park Service report obtained by The Washington Post.
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450 miles of border wall by next year? In Arizona, it starts 15.9.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
On a dirt road past rows of date trees, just feet from a dry section of Colorado River, a small construction crew is putting up a towering border wall that the government hopes will reduce — for good — the flow of immigrants who cross the U.S.-Mexico border illegally.
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Advocates already see fallout from immigration rule change 18.8.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Diabetics skipping regular checkups. Young asthmatics not getting preventive care. A surge in expensive emergency room visits.
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ICE releases 18-year-old U.S. citizen wrongfully detained near border for more than three weeks 24.7.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Francisco Erwin Galicia, a U.S.-born 18-year-old, was released from immigration custody Tuesday after wrongfully being detained for more than three weeks.
A fate “worse than death”: Aurora teen Lashaya Stine still missing after 3 years, family suspects human trafficking 23.7.2019 Denver Post: Local
The hardest part for Sabrina Jones is not knowing. Not knowing, three years later, if now 19-year-old Aurora teen Lashaya Stine is even still alive, where she went, what happened to her and why her family is no closer to finding her. She’s still the first thing Jones thinks about when she wakes up and the last before she falls asleep.
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Pence tour of migrant center shows men crowded in cages 13.7.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Vice President Mike Pence toured two detention facilities on the Texas border Friday, including a Border Patrol station where hundreds of men were crowded in sweltering cages without cots.
Bill to scrap per-country green card cap passes House with bipartisan support 11.7.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
Critic says U.S. workers would lose, while wealthy Chinese investors and Indian citizens on H-1B visas would gain most.
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Nationwide deportation roundups to begin this weekend, according to Trump admins 11.7.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
A nationwide immigration enforcement operation targeting people who are in the United States illegally is expected to begin this weekend after it was postponed last month by President Donald Trump, according to two administration officials and immigrant activists.
Rampell: Alex Acosta gave a pass to Jeffrey Epstein years ago. He’s still failing victims today. 10.7.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
It's scandalous that more than a decade ago then-U.S. Attorney Alexander Acosta gave a sweetheart deal to a known sexual predator.
DHS official defends conditions at Border Patrol stations 8.7.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan on Sunday defended conditions at U.S. Border Patrol stations following reports of crowded and unsanitary conditions that have heightened debate about President Donald Trump's immigration policy, a trademark issue for his reelection campaign.
Racist, sexually explicit Facebook posts put Border Patrol on defensive at rough time 3.7.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
Before the rise of social media, Border Patrol agents gathered in parking lots at the end of their shifts for what was known as "choir practice" — a chance to share what they saw that day and anything else on their minds.
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Government photos show detained migrants pleading for help 3.7.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
In one photo, one of 88 men in a cell meant for 41 presses a piece of cardboard against the window, with the word "help." In another, a man lowers his head and clasps his hands as if in prayer. And in a third, a woman wearing a surgical mask presses both of her hands against the glass.
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U.S. moves migrant kids from Texas Border Patrol station after AP exposes bad treatment 25.6.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
The U.S. government has removed most of the children from a remote Border Patrol station in Texas following reports that more than 300 children were detained there, caring for each other with inadequate food, water and sanitation.
Denver hosts “heroes” for their efforts combating human trafficking 25.6.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Eight people selected by the U.S. Department of State's as Trafficking In Persons Report Heroes visited Denver on Monday to discuss their efforts to combat human trafficking and learn from officials in the Denver District Attorney's Office and Denver Police Department.
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Migrant children describe neglect at Texas border facility 21.6.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
60 children at a Border Patrol station near El Paso describe neglect and mistreatment at the hands of the U.S. government to lawyers Wednesday.
H-1B visa: Amid OPT work permit delays, foreign students reportedly losing internship opportunities 19.6.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
University and college leaders complain that OPT delays and other Trump administration moves are harmful to U.S. competitiveness.
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