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A Town Branded By Hate Crime Boosts School Programs For Immigrants
The Hechinger Report
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Located in a county beset by MS-13 violence, the Patchogue-Medford school district has revamped bilingual education and staffing.
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Most Trump Voters Say MS-13 Is A Threat To The Entire U.S.
A new poll suggests the president may be succeeding in inflating the perception of the gang's national risk.
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Trump Has Lied And Twisted Facts To Justify His Harsh Immigration Policies
The Trump administration has repeatedly misled the public about undocumented immigrants, family separations and its zero tolerance policy.
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Mike Huckabee's Racist Tweet Calls MS-13 Nancy Pelosi's 'Campaign Committee'
The comment came two days after Pelosi criticized Donald Trump's family separation policy.
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Trump's ICE Is Increasingly Arresting Immigrants Without Criminal Convictions
The president often talks about criminals that his administration finds and deports. But a lot of noncriminals are being swept up too.
People On Twitter Stand With Immigrants After Trump's Divisive SOTU Address
"No one leaves their home frivolously and everyone deserves a chance at what we were lucky enough to be born into."
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What To Know About MS-13, The Gang Trump Is Using To Push His Immigration Plan
Its tactics are vicious, but it isn't "taking over" the country.
Montgomery County Police Department
Suspected MS-13 Gang Member Arrested In Park Stabbing, Dismembering: Cops
Miguel Angel Lopez-Abrego, 19, is believed to be one of 10 people who lured a man to his death in Maryland.
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Trump's Latino Boogeyman
María R. González
Staff Writer, Latino Victory Project
The president is using MS-13 as a political wedge to advance an anti-immigrant agenda.
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Trump Warns 'Pocahontas' May Run For President In 2020
Yes, he's still using this derogatory nickname for Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
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Why They Come: The Real Reason for the Surge of Unaccompanied Children in the United States
Andrew Tucker Avorn
Political Animal/Legal Human
Claiming that the main motivation of the children who flee the Northern Triangle is anything other than violence and danger is worse than false, because such claims try to absolve Americans of the responsibility for solving the crisis.
'It's Really Difficult Being Undocumented In This Country, Trying To Do Good'
And as we got enrolled into school, we got confronted with another reality -- that it wasn't going to be easy to be an immigrant
Is America to Blame for the Crisis on the Border?
The Hispanic Fanatic
The roots of this crisis go back decades, to a time when the American government thought it was more important to frustrate the Russians than to end a bloodbath. A natural question is, how long are we responsible for the sins and errors of the past?
What America Can Learn From El Salvador in Ending Gang Violence
Rep. Mike Honda
Ami C. Carpenter
Earlier this year the government in El Salvador negotiated a groundbreaking deal with the Salvadoran MS-13 and a rival gang, Calle-18. In a bold move, mediators in El Salvador essentially extended the framework of humanitarian engagement to gang warfare.
100 Days of Gang Peace In El Salvador
Luis J. Rodriguez
Author, lecturer, activist
For twenty years Mara Salvatrucha-13 and 18th Street brought devastating violence to the poor and war-torn country of El Salvador, helping make it the most violent country in the hemisphere.
Edwin Ramos Testifies: San Francisco Gang Member Accused Of Triple-Murder Takes The Stand
On Monday, Edwin Ramos, the MS-13 gang member accused of killing three members of the Bologna family in a drive-by shooting
Edwin Ramos Family Testifies: Grandmother, Aunts Of Suspect Describe His Life, Personality
Ramos's aunt, who raised Ramos during his teenage years in San Francisco, also testified on Monday, and said that she hadn't
Edwin Ramos, Defendant In Infamous 'Sanctuary City' Triple Murder, To Stand Trial
The case drew national attention when it was revealed that Ramos had been arrested numerous times in the years leading up
'Blond Bandit' Stephanie Schwab Wanted By D.C.-Area Police In Carjackings
RELATED VIDEO: Stephanie Lynn Schwab's mother speaks with NBC4 about her daughter's suspected crime spree. Baltimore County
ACLU Accuses The FBI Of Racial Profiling
The FBI and the Department of Justice did not immediately reply to requests for comment. The group urged Holder to put an
MS-13 Crackdown After Murder Plot Against Federal Agent
The MS-13 gang's plot to murder a federal agent in New York has triggered a fierce crackdown - a blitz of predawn raids that
Walter "Duke" Torres, MS-13 Gang Leader, Ordered Hit On Federal Agent After Crackdown
El Salvadoran leaders of the MS-13 gang allegedly put out a contract on the federal agent responsible for a crackdown on
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