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5 immigrants and first-generation Americans working in the Trump administration

Here are some of the immigrants and first-generation Americans working for President Donald Trump.

6 Myanmar nationals found in a Singapore cemetery say they were gravediggers – this is what their graveyard ‘home’ looks like

The men claimed that they were working as grave diggers in the cemetery.
President Donald Trump has called for deporting immigrants "with no Judges or Court Cases."

Here’s why you can’t deport immigrants ‘with no Judges or Court Cases’ like Trump wants

President Donald Trump has now twice advocated bypassing immigrants' and asylum-seekers' due-process rights that have been long established in the US legal system. The US Constitution and Supreme Court decisions set the framework of these rights, afforded to anyone on US soil.

Trump tweets he wants to deport illegal immigrants ‘with no Judges or Court Cases’ — a move that would violate due process

President Donald Trump tweeted Sunday morning that the US should start deporting illegal immigrants with no legal process. The proposed move would violate immigrants' rights to due process guaranteed by the US Constitution and clarified by the Supreme Court.
Undocumented migrants wait for asylum hearings outside of the port of entry in Tijuana, Mexico on Monday, June 18, 2018.

At least 2,000 children have been separated from their parents at the US-Mexico border — here’s how to help

Since the Trump administration enacted a "no-tolerance" policy for migrants attempting to cross the US-Mexico border, ICE has separated at least 2,000 children from their parents, who are now in separate detention centers. Several groups are working to support them.
A four-year-old boy weeps in the arms of a family member as he and others were apprehended by border patrol agents after illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, U.S., May 2, 2018.

Separating kids from parents at the border mirrors a ‘textbook strategy’ of domestic abuse, experts say — and causes irreversible, l...

The US policy could cause "irreversible harm" to children's development and mental health, as well as to the mental health of their parents. Negative impacts could last throughout people's lives and even be passed on to future generations.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

72 former US attorneys call on Sessions to end ‘tragic and unsustainable’ family separations in scathing letter

A bipartisan group of former US attorneys have released a letter that calls for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to end his department's "zero tolerance" immigration policy that is separating families that cross the US border illegally.

A growing number of lawmakers are calling on Kirstjen Nielsen to resign

Nielsen has gotten a rush of backlash for her refusal to apologize or acknowledge the role of President Donald Trump's administration in the zero-tolerance policy that detains immigrant children at the US-Mexico border.

Hillary Clinton: Trump’s blaming of ‘zero-tolerance,’ family-separation policy on Democrats is an ‘outright lie’

Hillary Clinton, the 2016 Democratic presidential nominee, spoke out Monday against President Donald Trump's zero-tolerance immigration policy and its defenders.

Trump says ‘thieves and murderers’ are coming into the US as he responds to outrage over immigration policy

President Donald Trump continued to blame Democrats for the current state of US immigration Monday, amid rising outcry over his administration's zero-tolerance policy.