Congresswomen Detail Grim Conditions at Texas Border Facilities

Congresswomen Detail Grim Conditions at Texas Border Facilities

Democratic freshman congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rashida Tlaib said at a committee hearing that conditions at the Texas border facilities they visited earlier this month were grim and need immediate action as Republicans blamed Democratic inaction for creating the crisis.

Documenting American-born children living in Mexico not easy

Thousands of children born in America who have moved to Mexico because their parents were deported or returned home voluntarily lack records and other documents needed to enroll in Mexican schools and access social services, officials of both countries say.

Former Afghani Refugee Gives Back to Community

  https://vimeo.com/319982216 PARIS -- When he lived outside a metro station in Paris, Shikhali Mirzai received a sleeping bag, tent, and clothes from a student group dedicated to aiding refugees in the city. The kind gesture stayed with the then-22-year-old, who...

Anti-Muslim bias still prevalent, author says

WASHINGTON – The author of a new book on prejudice and hate said Tuesday that the Senate confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh as a Supreme Court justice shows “extraordinarily triggering episodes” of “destructive forces” are permeating the national debate. Speaking at the...

Chinese Students Struggle to Find Work After Graduation

Many students from China are struggling to find work in the U.S. after graduation. Their chances are reduced by a limited demand for new employees in several industries and by social barriers that make networking a challenge.

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Medill Today // August 28, 2019

 

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