ACLU Sues Over Religiously Limited Health Care for Undocumented Children

The ACLU has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services over their grants to religious organizations to care for undocumented and unaccompanied minor immigrants in their custody because those groups refuse to provide the full range of health care services for them. … [Read more...]

SCOTUS Deadlocks on Obama Immigration Plan

The Supreme Court deadlocked 4-4 on President Obama's immigration orders that would have deferred deportation for the undocumented parents of immigrants born in the United States and others, leaving the appeals court order, which struck down the plan, in place. … [Read more...]

Trump’s Ridiculous Claim on Cost of Refugee Resettlement

There's exaggeration, there's hyperbole, and then there's the shit Donald Trump says. During his speech going after Hillary Clinton on Wednesday he bizarrely claimed that she wants to spend "hundreds of billions of dollars" to resettle Syrian refugees in the United States. The real number: A little over one billion. … [Read more...]

Michael Savage and the Art of Psychopathic Projection

Michael Savage has always been a busy practitioner of the art of psychological projection, but on a recent show I think he went into a whole new stratosphere that I'm going to call psychopathic projection. Listen to what he had to say about President Obama being angry: … [Read more...]

House Republicans Want to Ban ALL Refugees

Apparently seeking to one-up their own bigoted nominee, a large group of House Republicans is preparing to submit a bill that would ban the resettlement of all refugees, from anywhere and for any reason. I'm so appalled by this I'm almost speechless. … [Read more...]

Bryan Fischer Invents Some History

Bryan Fischer is arguing, as he long has, that we should prohibit all Muslims from coming to the United States, and he is inventing some history to do it. He compares people from Muslim countries to people from the countries where the Ebola virus was common and falsely claims that we stopped immigration from those countries. … [Read more...]

The Dumbest Argument Ever for Trump’s Infamous Wall

Just when you think you've heard every dumb argument possible, the wingnuts go and top themselves. In an article at the American Family Association's "news" site, OneNewsNow, a pastor offers up this asinine argument for why Trump should build that wall on the Mexican border: … [Read more...]

Trump’s Usual Lack of Facts on Orlando Massacre

In the wake of the massacre of dozens of LGBT people in a gay bar in Orlando, Donald Trump displayed his usual lack of concern for the facts, claiming that the killer was "born in Afghan" (whatever that is). In reality, he was born in the same place Trump was. … [Read more...]

Sessions’ ‘Biblical’ Views on Immigration

We are used to hearing right-wing politicians claiming that the Bible supports their policy position even when it actually contradicts it completely, so it's no surprise that Sen. Jeff Sessions claims that his anti-immigration policies are based on the Bible. … [Read more...]

Texas Valedictorian Reveals Undocumented Status at Graduation

Here's the remarkable story of Larissa Martinez, the valedictorian at McKinney Boyd High School in Texas. During her speech at graduation, she revealed that she is an undocumented immigrant, one of the millions that Donald Trump wants to round up and send back to Mexico. … [Read more...]

Priebus: Trump Knows He Needs to ‘Evolve’ Hispanic Rhetoric

It's quite amusing watching Reince Priebus put on a happy face and pretend that everything is going just fine with Donald Trump as the presumptive Republican nominee. Is he lying or merely naive when he says that Trump knows that his rhetoric and "tone" about Hispanics has to "evolve"? … [Read more...]

Racist: Roots Remake a ‘Globalist’ Plot to Start Race War

William Gheen, the thoroughly racist leader of the Americans for Legal Immigration PAC, has come up with a brand spanking new conspiracy theory. The remake of the epic movie about slavery, Roots, is a "globalist" plot to spark anti-white violence. … [Read more...]