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Bye, Bye, Private Prisons

From TheGuardian.com: “Bill removes profit motive from incarceration and marks latest clash in state’s battle with Trump over treatment of immigrants” Way to go California! Now we need to remove the profit motive for health insurance companies.  More and more people WITH HEALTH INSURANCE are being denied healthcare in the name of “corporate profits.” We…

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Read this and cry happy tears

Okay, read this story and feel free to weep afterwards. This is a beautiful bit of real history, and it is the way we should be treating refugees here. Damn you, tRump, and all the others who have made “America” a synonym for cruelty. May we someday find our own Egberts to take charge. From…

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Alaska Is Melting

If someone tells you that global warming is a hoax, point them at this article from Mashable: Alaska’s sea ice has completely melted away The article goes on to say, “The most rapidly changing state in the U.S. has no sea ice within some 150 miles of its shores, according to high-resolution sea ice analysis from…

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Trump Property Investigated?

We know that Trump properties are regularly using undocumented workers, the very people Trump and his enablers are making public enemy number one. But there haven’t been too many raids on Trump worksites by ICE folks. So, how come border control people aren’t making more of an effort to enforce the law? Well, according to…

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ICE Arrests Sponsors

From Vice: “Hundreds of immigrants, some of whom have been in the U.S. for years, have been arrested by immigration authorities after offering to sponsor unaccompanied migrant children who have recently arrived at the border.” This is appalling. It is also Fascism on the hoof. When all this is said and done, ICE needs to…

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US Concentration Camps Confirmed

by Chris Madsen There’s a fascinating article over on Esquire.com called ‘An Expert on Concentration Camps Says That’s Exactly What the U.S. Is Running at the Border‘. Of course the current US fascist federal government regime doesn’t want to call them that.  However, I’m not willing to trust a government led by someone that doesn’t…

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Modern Slaves …At Your Expense

There is a powerful article over on the Daily Beast this week, $800 Million in Taxpayer Money Went to Private Prisons Where Migrants Work for Pennies by Spencer Ackerman and Adam Rawnsley. In it, the two journalists look at how undocumented workers are being held in private, for-profit prisons—at the cost of a cool $800…

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