Some 400,000 immigrants who fled El Salvador, Nicaragua, Haiti and Sudan to evade disasters natural and man made may be sent back to their native lands after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit (Ramos v. Wolf) said a Trump administration decision to end their temporary protected status (TPS) is Constitutional.
President Trump effectively ends asylum for migrants traveling through Mexico to get to the U.S.. These pass-though migrants must, instead, now seek asylum in the first safe country they enter. In effect, Trump builds a wall made of Mexico. Have we given up on the idea of the U.S. as refuge for the world’s beleaguered masses?
New York Times writer Thomas Friedman spent a little time at the U.S. southern border and wrote a column endorsing President Trump’s call for a border wall. Will more Progressives back the wall if given a dose of border reality? Is Friedman’s column just a trick to get comprehensive immigration reform favorable to Democrats?
Beto O’Rourke officially launches his 2020 presidential campaign with lofty speech designed to unite Americans. But Bill Whittle says Beto’s policies ignore real problems, and hurt the people he pretends to love — immigrants and the poor. Will “the man from the border” pose a threat to President Trump, who threatens to close the border?
A group of Honduran migrants told the U.S. consulate in Tijuana, they would end their march to the U.S. border and go home if paid $50,000 each. Bill Whittle thinks this undercuts the entire premise of their claims as refugees. The team that produces this show invites you to join. https://billwhittlecom.wpengine.com/register