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Asylum

  1. the cut on tuesdays
    One Immigrant Mother’s Long Journey Back to her KidsA caravan, an icebox, and shackles on an airplane — on this week’s Cut podcast.
  2. immigration
    Democrats Are Developing a Clear Response to Trump on MigrantsWith seven Senate Democrats running for president on board with this alternative to Trump’s immigration policy, the bill could shape the 2020 debate.
  3. president trump
    The President’s ‘Jokes’ About Shooting Migrants Are No Laughing MatterTrump describes migrants as invaders, and suggests that shooting them would be “very effective.” But migrants have no power, so the GOP laughs it off.
  4. immigration
    Trump Steps Up Petty Harassment of Asylum-Seeking MigrantsNew fees, deadlines, and work-permit prohibitions will make life harder for asylum seekers, without necessarily stemming the tide of migrants.
  5. immigration
    Barr Decision May Keep Tens of Thousands of Asylum Seekers Locked UpThe AG’s ruling to deny bond to many asylum seekers is consistent with the president’s recent claim that the process is a “con job.”
  6. vision 2020
    Trump’s Border Rhetoric Is Overblown, But Democrats Still Need a SolutionBeto O’Rourke is calling for more assistance to alleviate the humanitarian crisis in Central America. Other 2020 candidates should take note.
  7. human rights
    What Happened to Roxana Hernández, the Trans Woman Who Died in ICE Custody?Senators are demanding that ICE release a report on the circumstances of her death.
  8. immigration
    What to Know About the Crisis at the U.S.–Mexico BorderOn Sunday, U.S. authorities closed off the busiest port of entry and sprayed tear gas at hundreds of asylum-seekers.
  9. immigration
    Trump Admin Illegally Deporting Women Who Fled Unimaginable Violence, ACLU SaysThe ACLU is suing the government on behalf of asylum-seekers who were told they did not have “credible fear” of returning home.
  10. ACLU Sues Sessions Over Ending Asylum for Victims of Domestic and Gang ViolenceAfter a previous suit resulted in an order to reunite migrant families, the ACLU is taking aim at the Trump administration’s new limits on asylum.
  11. women stopping planes
    Young Activist Blocks Afghan Man’s Deportation by Refusing to Sit Down on Flight“I am doing what I can to save a person’s life.”
  12. Sessions: No More Asylum for Victims of Gangs and Domestic ViolenceIn an especially cold decision, the attorney general says “the rule of law” demands abandoning tens of thousands of victims to their fate.
  13. vulture lists
    The 39 Most Disturbing Moments on American Horror StoryEating brains, school shootings, necrophila. Where won’t this show go?
  14. international intrigue
    European Court Rules Out Boner Tests for Gay Asylum SeekersShould use gaydar instead.
  15. vulture quiz
    How Much Do You Know About American Horror Story? Take Our SAT ExamLose this one, and we might just burn you at the stake. 
  16. unifying theories
    7 Ways All of American Horror Story Could Be ConnectedHow close are the worlds of American Horror Story?
  17. international affairs
    A WikiLeaks Ally Is Ready to Fly Snowden to Iceland TomorrowThe plane’s all ready, but not the asylum.
  18. state secrets
    Edward Snowden’s Hong Kong ProblemWhere can the leaker hide?
  19. chat room
    Lily Rabe on Horror Story’s Christmas Episode“I’ll never look at a Christmas tree the same way.”
  20. asylum
    Ratings: Viewers Went Mad for American Horror Story: Asylum It beat Nashville and every episode of the original American Horror Story.
  21. kaaaahhhnnn!
    Will Officials Try to Deport DSK’s Accuser?Probably not, but that it’s under discussion at all speaks volumes.