Trump’s family separations actually didn’t discourage immigrant families from crossing the border, new data suggest

Getty Images/John Moore Immigrant families have apparently not been deterred from illegally crossing the border, even after the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” policy. The Department of Homeland Security said this is because courts have prevented the government from detaining and prosecuting immigrant parents. But the administration celebrated an overall drop in border arrest numbers . […]

Fiat Chrysler’s U.S. Sales Success Sure Didn’t Make It Across the Border

In a month Mike Jackson, chief executive of AutoNation Inc, described as a “clunker,” numerous automakers took a hit. New vehicle sales in the U.S. fell by 3.7 percent compared to the same month last year, and lucky was the automaker that escaped the buying public’s cold shoulder. Among the Detroit Three, Fiat Chrysler had the […]

South Korea’s military considering pulling troops away from DMZ border ‘on a trial basis’ amid eased tensions with North Korea

AFP South Korea is reportedly considering withdrawing some military forces and equipment from guard posts on the border with North Korea on a “trial basis.” It’s part of the South Korean defense ministry’s plan to transform the [Demilitarized Zone] into a “peace zone.” The ministry said it would also plan on designating a de facto […]

Israeli jets strike Hamas in Gaza in response to ‘terror acts & violent riots’ at border (VIDEO)

Israeli fighter jets have carried out strikes against Hamas targets in the Gaza strip, in response to the violence and “terrorist acts” the group instigated at the border, as well as cross-border rocket launches, the IDF said. “Tonight, IDF fighter jets targeted an attack terror tunnel in southern Gaza, in addition to several terror sites […]

‘Dog Whisperer’ Cesar Millan revealed he illegally crossed the US border with only $100 to his name

Getty Images Cesar Millan appeared on Jada Pinkett Smith’s Facebook show Red Table Talk. The Dog Whisperer shared his experience crossing the border from Mexico when he was 13. Millan said he struggled with depression and contemplating suicide. Cesar Millan discussed his experience coming to America with his longtime friend Jada Pinkett Smith on her Facebook […]

Thousands of protesters marched against Trump’s border policies in more than 700 rallies across the US

Joshua Roberts/Reuters Protests against President Donald Trump’s immigration policy took place in over 700 cities across the country on Saturday. Demonstrators called upon the Trump administration to reunite the immigrant families it separated, and to stop trying to detain asylum-seeking families.  The marches came one day after hundreds of women were arrested after they occupied […]

Salesforce employees are upset over the company’s work with U.S. Customs and Border Protection as Silicon Valley grapples with the government’s use of tech (CRM)

More than 650 Salesforce employees reportedly sent a letter to CEO Marc Benioff criticizing the company’s work with the U.S. Customers and Border Protection agency. The letter said the company’s values were imperiled by working with the border agency, at a time when parents and children of migrants illegally crossing the border are being separated. […]

Protesters temporarily blocked a bus carrying immigrants from a Border Patrol facility in Texas

Associated Press/David J. Phillips Hundreds of demonstrators rallied in McAllen, Texas, on Saturday to protest the Trump administration’s recently halted practice of separating immigrant families at the US-Mexico border. Some 2,300 children were taken from their parents since May under the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” policy. Democratic lawmakers said they aren’t convinced that the government has […]

'These images hurt me': Mexico star speaks out on Trump's family detainment policy at US border

Mexico World Cup player Miguel Layun has called to raise awareness of the immigration crisis at the Mexico-United States border, where US President Donald Trump has called for immigrant families to be apprehended. “These images make me sad, they hurt me…We aren’t all parents, but we are ALL sons or daughters. Let’s raise awareness,” Layun […]