Immigrant Rights Advocates Say Jeff Sessions is ‘Trivializing Domestic Violence’

The attorney general's decision to bar domestic abuse survivors from obtaining asylum seems out of step with a country engaged in a burgeoning movement against assault, advocates say. by Massoud Hayoun - June 11, 2018 - Originally published in Pacific Standard (original article link here: https://psmag.com/social-justice/immigrant-rights-advocates-say-jeff-sessions-is-trivializing-domestic-violence) Image: Attorney General Jeff Sessions. (Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images) Immigrant r...
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Amid a Flurry of Immigration Scandals, Activists Stay Focused on the Trump Administration’s Separation of Families

As questions of children left unaccounted for by immigration authorities mount, rights advocates say the Trump administration's separation of parents and children remains the real issue. by Massoud Hayoun - May 30, 2018 - Originally published in Pacific Standard (original article link here: https://psmag.com/social-justice/amid-a-flurry-of-immigration-scandals-activists-stay-focused-on-the-trump-administrations-separation-of-families) Image: An undocumented woman from Peru holds her one...
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“Beautiful Dreamer” Indeed

by Kevin Solis As a medical professional needing consultation you turn to Grey’s Anatomy. You know, the legendary medical manual, not the popular ABC series. No, no one needing medical advice should turn to that Grey’s Anatomy. We watch because it is a perpetual coming of age story of surgical interns and doctors often in each other’s beds with a smattering of medical terminology to make it seem credible. By the same token, people needing immigration advice shouldn’t turn to the episode “Beau...
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