teleSUR rfpl-SH (2018-10-21). Trump Offers Mexico US$20 Million to Stop Migrant Caravan. telesurtv.net Mexico refused Trump's offer, but sent anti-riot police to repress the caravan anyway.

teleSUR (2018-10-21). Migrants Tear Gassed at Mexico-Guatemala Border: Report. telesurtv.net Hundreds spent the night sleeping while exposed elements on the border with Mexico.

RT (2018-10-20). 'These aren't little angels!' Trump denounces 'hardened criminals' storming Mexico border. rt.com Reacting to reports that a caravan of over 4,000 Central American migrants had breached the southern Mexican border, President Trump slammed the "hardened criminals" and lamented "incompetent" US immigration policy.
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RT (2018-10-20). Mexico 'opens border' to women & children of US-bound migrant caravan (VIDEO). rt.com Mexico has opened its border to women and children from the thousands-strong migrant caravan that has been attempting to cross from Guatemala and eventually into the US, AFP reports.
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Staff (2018-10-20). Mexico Slowly Processes Caravan Migrants at Guatemala Border. truthdig.com For a second straight day, Mexico refuses mass entry to Central American migrants, but begins accepting small groups for asylum processing.

amnesty (2018-10-20). Americas: Authorities must not deport caravan members to face danger. amnesty.org Mexican authorities must guarantee that no one at risk of danger in Honduras is deported and that caravan members are informed of their right to seek asylum, said Amnesty International today in response to news that several members of the caravan were transferred to a migration detention center rather than to a shelter. | "Mexican authorities must at all times avoid detaining children and separating families; they should also attend to the urgent humanitarian needs, avoid using force at all costs and identify those people who are fleeing violence and are in need of international protection," said Erika Guevara-Ro...

wsws (2018-10-20). European Union and Rome fight over Italian budget. wsws.org In the conflict over the Italian budget, the EU Commission takes the side of the banks, stock exchanges and credit agencies, while the government pursues a course of militarism and attacks on immigrants and workers.

wsws (2018-10-20). Pompeo meets with Mexican government as its police attack Honduran migrants. wsws.org Hundreds of women and children were injured in the crackdown on a narrow bridge over the river separating Mexico and Guatemala.

Stephen Lendman (2018-10-20). For the U.S. Palestine No Longer Exists: Trump Regime Closes Jerusalem Consulate Serving Palestinians. globalresearch.ca The Trump regime's one-sided support for Israel is deplorably hard-edged. | Earlier this year, it cut off most US funding for Palestinians. All funding through UNRWA for its refugee population ended, a flagrant assault on their rights and welfare. | In September, ...

RT (2018-10-20). 'Migrant sodomizer, rot in grave': Outrage over 9/11 widow abused by NYPD-hating 'liberal' (VIDEO). rt.com Twitter has erupted over a video showing an Antifa protester telling a 9/11 widow in an NYPD hat that her husband should "rot in the grave." The abuse happened in Portland, Oregon, when left-wingers clashed with pro-Trump groups.
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Shared by Marc Steiner (2018-10-19). Honduran Migrant Caravan 4000 Strong Marching To US Border, Trump Apoplectic. therealnews.com Thousands of self-organized Hondurans fleeing violence and poverty are marching to US/Mexico border. Trump threatens to stop money for Honduras and send troops to border

wsws (2018-10-20). Nauru expels another doctor amid growing protests over Australia's refugee detention centres. wsws.org International rights organisations and thousands of doctors have condemned the persecution of refugees.

Dan Corjescu (2018-10-19). The New Politics of Climate Change. counterpunch.org As climate change accelerates, the political environment will start to boil. It's happening already. More and more ordinary people are beginning to connect the dots between extreme weather, rising climate related death tolls, collapsing ecosystems, refugee/resource crises, and other grave anomalies. The political outcome of all this will either be a reactionary or progressive response. More

Democracy Now! (2018-10-19). Headlines for October 19, 2018. democracynow.org NYT: Saudis May Blame Adviser to Crown Prince for Khashoggi Murder, Trump Says He Believes Khashoggi Is Dead, Trump Praises Body-Slamming Rep. Gianforte, Attacks Sen. Warren at Montana Rally, Report: Trump Family Lied About Real Estate Deals Around the World, Emails Show Trump Pushed for Keeping FBI HQ in Washington, D.C., Honduran Caravan Continues to U.S. as Trump Threatens Central American Leaders, Brazil: Haddad Accuses Far-Right Bolsonaro of Paid Online Smear Campaign, Taliban Claims Killing of Top Afghan General and U.S. Ally Gen. Raziq, Israeli Court Overturns U.S. Student's Deportation, DOJ Opens Investig...

aclu (2018-10-19). Don't Board Our Buses Without Probable Cause or a Warrant. aclu.org The president of the Greyhound bus drivers' union urges management to stand up to Trump's deportation machine. | When I first started working at Greyhound 28 years ago, I was told that I would never be able to drive a bus. I'm a woman of color. But I got trained, and I became a bus driver. Soon after, I joined Local 1700 of the Amalgamated Transit Union, and today I am the local's president. | Local 1700 represents 3,500 Greyhound drivers, mechanics, and terminal workers. My job, as the president, is to advocate on behalf of our members for fair pay, safety, and wellbeing. But today, I'm advocating for our custom...

RT (2018-10-19). Thousands of US-bound migrants storm Guatemala-Mexico border (VIDEOS). rt.com Thousands of migrants have arrived at the Mexico-Guatemala border, with some climbing over the fence separating the two countries. US President Donald Trump has threatened to close the US-Mexico border and call in the military.
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RT (2018-10-19). Migrant caravan using women & children as human shields to break into Mexico — Pompeo. rt.com US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had some choice words about the thousands-strong crowd of Central American migrants surging toward Mexico, urging the country to take any and all steps necessary to halt the human wave.
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Shared by Hezvo Mpunga (2018-10-19). As Canada Legalizes Marijuana the US Tightens Border Controls. therealnews.com Canada, the US's largest trading partner legalized marijuana. Most states bordering Canada it is legalized or medicalized. However, the Trump administration plans to deny entry to Canadians who use or sell marijuana

Shared by Hezvo Mpunga (2018-10-19). Honduran Migrant Caravan 4000 Strong Marching To US Border, Trump Apoplectic. therealnews.com Thousands of self-organized Hondurans fleeing violence and poverty are marching to US/Mexico border. Trump threatens to stop money for Honduras and send troops to border

wsws (2018-10-19). Italian Interior Minister Salvini orders removal of migrants from Riace. wsws.org The right-wing coalition government has ordered the removal of all migrants from the "village of hospitality" in southern Calabria.

Jason Ditz (2018-10-19). Trump Threatens to Send Military to Shut Down Border With Mexico. theantimedia.com (ANTIWAR.COM) — After a couple of days of non-specific threats regarding a planned migrant caravan heading from Honduras and El Salvador to the US, President Trump is now threatening to send the military to the US-Mexico border, and to close the border entirely. Trump declared the caravan an "assault on our country," claiming it is "far more important [...]...

wsws (2018-10-19). Trump threatens to deploy military to close US-Mexico border. wsws.org Trump, with the complicity of the Democrats, has invoked the phony "threat" of the immigrant caravan to whip up xenophobia before the midterm elections.

amnesty (2018-10-19). USA: Open letter to Department of Homeland Security on US asylum report. amnesty.org On October 11, Amnesty International published a new report titled, "You Don't Have Any Rights Here": Illegal Pushbacks, Arbitrary Detention, and Ill-treatment of Asylum-Seekers in the United States. Over the last week, a spokesperson of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has repeatedly issued false and misleading statements to the news media, which appeared deliberately to misrepresent: (1) the actual numbers of families separated by DHS in 2017 and 2018, among other findings of the aforementioned report; and (2) Amnesty International's positions on border policy.

CounterSpin (2018-10-19). Tina Vasquez on Child Separation, Mara Verheyden-Hilliard on Protest Suppression. fair.org Media...

Shared by Marc Steiner (2018-10-19). As Canada Legalizes Marijuana the US Tightens Border Controls. therealnews.com Canada, the US's largest trading partner legalized marijuana. Most states bordering Canada it is legalized or medicalized. However, the Trump administration plans to deny entry to Canadians who use or sell marijuana

RT (2018-10-18). Bolton and Kelly exchange profanities outside Oval Office over immigration policy. rt.com A heated, obscenity-filled exchange over immigration between the chief of staff John Kelly and national security adviser John Bolton has shocked the aides in the West Wing, sparking fears of possible White House reshuffling.
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Michael Garcia Bochenek (2018-10-18). We Are Still Locking Up Immigrant Children. progressive.org Although its tactics have shifted, the Trump Administration's assault on migrant children and families continues.

Melissa Crow, Senior Supervising Attorney (2018-10-18). SPLC statement on Trump's threat to call up troops and close the southern border. splcenter.org Today's announcement that President Trump might call up federal troops and "close our southern border" to stop immigrants from countries like Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador from entering the U.S. is racist and illegal.

amnesty (2018-10-18). Turkey: Seek UN Inquiry on Khashoggi; Saudi, Turkish Cooperation Essential to Credibility. amnesty.org Turkey should urgently ask UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to establish a United Nations investigation into the possible extrajudicial execution of the prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the Committee to Protect Journalists, Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International, and Reporters Without Borders said today. |

wsws (2018-10-18). After police raids on LFI, French courts and media denounce Mˇlenchon. wsws.org The official reaction to the police raids on Mˇlenchon's LFI movement shows that a police state exists and is rapidly consolidating itself in France.

amnesty (2018-10-18). "The voices of refugee women need to be heard" amnesty.org Defending the rights of refugee and migrant women in Greece has been a priority for Amnesty during the last two years. | We have long been campaigning for the rights of people fleeing war, conflict and other difficult situations, who come to Europe hoping to find sanctuary. Unfortunately, their dreams are often shattered when they get here. | After visiting a number of refugee camps, both on the Greek islands and on the mainland, it was clear that these women face particular challenges that urgently need to be addressed. We therefore decided to document in detail the experiences of women refugees in Greece. | Thi...

RT (2018-10-18). Trump threatens to use military to close Mexican border, as migrant caravan approaches. rt.com President Donald Trump has threatened to call in the military to seal off the US' southern border with Mexico, unless the Mexico takes action to halt a 'caravan' of migrants making its way to the US from Central America.
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Human Rights Watch (2018-10-18). Turkey: Seek UN Inquiry on Khashoggi. hrw.org (New York) — Turkey should urgently ask UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to establish a United Nations investigation into the possible extrajudicial execution of the prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the Committee to Protect Journalists, Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International, and Reporters Without Borders said today. | The investigation should determine the circumstances surrounding Saudi Arabia's role in the enforced disappearance and possible killing of Khashoggi. It should aim to identify everyone responsible for ordering, planning, and executing any operations connected with the ca...

Ryan Devereaux (2018-10-18). New Documents Bolster Case that Border Patrol Retaliated Against Humanitarian Group. theintercept.com Prosecutors said Border Patrol agents who arrested a No More Deaths activist in Arizona didn't know about a critical report, but emails show otherwise.

Paul Dobson (2018-10-17). Venezuelan Communists: 'Government Not Responding to Workers' & Campesinos' Demands'. venezuelanalysis.com They called for an urgent 'gloves off' meeting with Maduro to discuss problems such as new wage scales and rural landlord violence.

amnesty (2018-10-16). Mexico: Honduran caravan is not a security threat but a group of people with human rights. amnesty.org The Mexican government must listen to the stories of those fleeing Honduras and inform them of their right to seek asylum, said Amnesty International today in response to news that the Mexican government deployed its federal police chief to its southern border to await the arrival of a caravan of over 1,600 people from Honduras, including dozens of families and children. | | "Mexican authorities...

Shared by Richard D. Wolff (2018-10-16). Economic Update: The Immigration Issue and Capitalism. therealnews.com This week: Updates on UK's Liberal Democrats advocating serious reduction of wealth and income inequality; Sears CEO blames pensions for Sears' problems; JP Morgan predicts next financial collapse in 2020; failure to deal with opioid crisis; G-20 meeting in Argentina evades real issues; Europeans clash with U.S. over trade with Iran; and a trivial SEC...

Shared by Hezvo Mpunga (2018-10-16). Economic Update: The Immigration Issue and Capitalism. therealnews.com This week: Updates on UK's Liberal Democrats advocating serious reduction of wealth and income inequality; Sears CEO blames pensions for Sears' problems; JP Morgan predicts next financial collapse in 2020; failure to deal with opioid crisis; G-20 meeting in Argentina evades real issues; Europeans clash with U.S. over trade with Iran; and a trivial SEC...

Democracy Now! (2018-10-16). Headlines for October 16, 2018. democracynow.org Saudi Officials to Offer New Narrative on Khashoggi Disappearance, Trump Floats "Rogue Killers" Narrative of Khashoggi Disappearance, President Trump Tours Areas Ravaged by Hurricane Michael, Florida Evacuates 4,000 from Hurricane-Damaged Prisons, Georgia County Rejects Nearly 1 in 10 Mail-In Ballots, BuzzFeed: UAE Used U.S. Mercenaries to Kill Yemeni Politicians, Syrian Rebels Refuse to Surrender Idlib Buffer Zone, Burmese Military Led Social Media Hate Campaign Against Rohingya, Nigeria: Boko Haram Kills 2nd Captive Aid Worker, Honduran Caravan of 1,600 Migrants Makes Way to U.S. Border, France: Worst Storm in...

RT (2018-10-16). Trump threatens Honduras with aid cut unless new 'caravan of people' stopped. rt.com US President Donald Trump said US aid to Honduras will be stopped unless its government stops a so-called "caravan" from heading towards the US border. Washington gave $175 million to Tegucigalpa last year.
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splcenter (2018-10-15). SPLC lawsuit challenges Trump administration's turnback policy against asylum seekers. splcenter.org The Trump administration has illegally and deliberately restricted the number of individuals who can access the asylum process at ports of entry along the U.S.-Mexico border, according to an updated class action lawsuit filing from the SPLC.

Democracy Now! (2018-10-15). Trump Admin Hints It May Resume Family Separation at Border; ACLU Says "Public Outcry Is Critical" democracynow.org The Trump administration is reportedly considering plans to resume its policy of forcibly separating migrant children from their families along the U.S.-Mexico border, even as the full number of people torn apart the last time it carried out the widely condemned practice remains unclear. A new report by Amnesty International suggests immigration officials separated some 6,000 families between April and August, a far higher number of children and parents torn apart than previously thought. Trump administration officials are now considering plans to detain asylum-seeking families together for up to 20 days and then...

amnesty (2018-10-15). Hungary: Amnesty launches legal challenge to shameful law on migration that targets civil society. amnesty.org Hungary: Amnesty launches legal challenge to shameful law on migration that targets civil society | Amnesty International will challenge in court the constitutionality of Hungary's controversial law that criminalizes with up to one year in prison, individuals and organizations working on migration, the organization announced today. | The law, which came into effect earlier this year, is a threat to the freedoms of expression, association and peaceful assembly. | "The Hungarian authorities' are persistently intimidating those who challenge their xenophobic policies. This law takes this intimidation campaign a ste...

Democracy Now! (2018-10-12). Headlines for October 12, 2018. democracynow.org Hurricane Michael Flattens Florida Towns as It Rips Through Southeast, Turkish Gov't Says It Has Video Evidence of Khashoggi's Murder at Saudi Consulate, President Trump Rejects Calls to Cut Off Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia, Report: Trump Administration Separated 6,000 Families in 4 Months, AP: U.S. Army Discharged 500 Immigrant Recruits, Kanye West Praises Trump During 10-Minute Oval Office Tirade, Pop Star Taylor Swift Tells Fans to Vote in Midterms, Washington Archbishop Resigns Amid Growing Church Sex Abuse Crisis, Syrian Rebels Withdrawing Heavy Weapons from Idlib Under Turkey-Russia Deal, HRW: Egyptian-Americ...

Democracy Now! (2018-10-11). Headlines for October 11, 2018. democracynow.org Category 4 Hurricane Michael Slams Florida & Georgia on Way to Carolinas, Floods Kill At Least 10 in Mallorca, Spain, Indonesia: Tsunami Death Toll Tops 2,000 as New Quake Rocks East Java, Bali, U.N. Report: Extreme Weather Cost $2.9 Trillion over Last 2 Decades, WaPo: Saudi Prince Ordered Operation to Lure Khashoggi to Saudi Arabia, Brazil: Protesters Take to Streets to Denounce Right-Wing Candidate Jair Bolsonaro, WSJ Endorses Far-Right Brazilian Presidential Candidate Bolsonaro, Shipwreck Kills 8 Refugees Off Turkish Coast, 25 Still Missing, Moroccan Navy Shoots at Migrant Boat, Injuring Teenage Boy, Burma: 3...

amnesty (2018-10-15). Russia: Amnesty researcher abducted and subjected to mock executions in Ingushetia. amnesty.org An Amnesty International researcher sent to observe demonstrations in the Ingushetian capital Magas was abducted, beaten and subjected to terrifying mock executions by men claiming to be members of the security services. | Oleg Kozlovsky, a Russian national working as a researcher for Amnesty International, arrived in Magas on 5 October to monitor ongoing peaceful protests against the border agreement recently signed by the leaders of Ingushetia and Chechnya. |

Democracy Now! (2018-10-11). Owner of Limo Involved in Deadly NY Crash Spent Years as FBI Informant Entrapping Muslim Men. democracynow.org When a limousine crashed in upstate New York this weekend, killing 20 people, investigators quickly uncovered a series of shoddy practices by the limo company that owned the vehicle, including a record of repeated safety violations. The limousine that crashed in Schoharie, New York, in the deadliest U.S. transportation disaster since 2009 had failed an inspection last month and was not licensed to be on the road. Now it's been revealed that the owner of Prestige Limousine Chauffeur Service is a Pakistani immigrant named Shahed Hussain, an FBI informant with a long history of entrapping Muslim men on behalf of the...

Paul Dobson (2018-10-08). Venezuela Creates New Migratory Police Force as UN Visits Border. venezuelanalysis.com Caracas also introduced 5,000,000 percent price hikes for passport fees, which will be payable in Petros as of November.

James Goodman (2018-10-02). Losing Legal Protections, Immigrants Facing Deportation Share Their Stories. progressive.org Many migrants with Temporary Protected Status have called the U.S. home for over a decade. Some have joined a twelve-week, cross-country "Journey for Justice" tour to let people know why they want to stay.

Michael Garcia Bochenek (2018-10-03). The U.S. Detention of Children Is Only Getting Worse. progressive.org No longer forcibly separating families at the border, the Trump Administration has merely changed the way children are harmed.

Democracy Now! (2018-10-09). Headlines for October 9, 2018. democracynow.org Hurricane Michael Kills 13 in Central America, Approaches U.S. Coast, Trump Apologizes to Kavanaugh During Ceremonial SCOTUS Swearing-In, Beijing Strikes Hostile Tone at Pompeo Visit Amid U.S.-China Tensions, China Detains Interpol Police Chief, Accusing Him of Corruption, NYT: Ex-Trump Campaign Aide Rick Gates Was In Touch with Israeli Psy-Group, Turkey Searching for Van in Case of Missing Saudi Journalist, Social Network Google+ to Shut Down After Massive Data Breach, NYC Vigil Held for Uber Driver Who Died by Suicide, Owner of Company Behind Deadly NY Limo Crash Was FBI Informant, New York Governor Cuomo, Pres...

TeleSur English (2018-09-26). Maduro Grants Citizenship to 8,381 Migrants in Venezuela. venezuelanalysis.com Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced on Tuesday the government is naturalizing over eight thousand immigrants as citizens.

TEV (2018-09-17). Zapatero, Mujica Slam US-backed Sanctions on Venezuela. venezuelanalysis.com Zapatero explained the increase in citizen migration is due to the United States economic sanctions.

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