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Calling Out Trump Denial, Durbin Confirms President Said 'Those Hate-Filled' Words 'Repeatedly'
"To no surprise the president started tweeting this morning, denying that he used those words. It is not true," said the Illinois senator.
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In Summer Meeting, Trump 'Grumbled' That Haitian Immigrants 'All Have AIDS': Report
The president also reportedly said that once seeing the U.S., Nigerian immigrants would never "go back to their huts" in Africa
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Haiti after the earthquake (Photo: French embassy in Haiti / Flickr) Views
Trump’s Cruel Holiday Gift for Refugee Families
For 60,000 Haitian immigrants, this holiday season is filled with fear and uncertainty.
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Naomi Klein: Trump's Treatment of Haitians Portends Brutal Future for World's Climate Refugees
"This isn't only about Trump's antipathy toward non-white immigrants," she writes. "We may also be witnessing a particularly brutal form of climate change adaptation."
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Outrage After Trump Admin. Cancels Protected Status for 59,000 Haitian Refugees
Critics called the decision "another example of the cruel indifference of the Trump administration and its continued efforts to abandon our country's history as a nation of immigrants."
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A scene from Les Cayes, Haiti, in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, the category 4 storm which made landfall in the country on 4 October 2016. (Photo: UN/Logan Abassi/flickr/cc) Views
As Trump Visits Puerto Rico, Let’s Remember (and Apply) the Real Lessons from Haiti
To put it quickly: colonialism kills.
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A Storm That Could 'Rewrite History': Irma Hits as Most Powerful Atlantic Hurricane Ever Recorded
"The dangerousness of this event is like nothing we've ever seen," warns governor of Puerto Rico as mega-storm makes landfall in the Caribbean
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The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is tracking Hurricane Irma, shown here approaching the Caribbean Islands in an infrared satellite image taken Monday night. News
Caribbean Islands Brace for Impact of 'Monstrous' Hurricane Irma
Despite heavy focus on Florida, small islands with fewer resources are likely to sustain damage before Irma reaches the continental U.S.
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A scene from Les Cayes, Haiti, in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, the category 4 storm which made landfall in the country on 4 October 2016. (Photo: UN/Logan Abassi/flickr/cc) Views
Dumb and Dumber: Foregrounding Climate Justice from Harvey to Haiti’s Matthew
Yes, to not ask questions about climate change is indeed dumb , as Senator Sanders pointed out. It is dumber to not also question the current global economic system and policies perpetuating racial inequalities. The conversation must shift toward climate justice . We cannot pretend to be surprised...
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Canada Builds Border Camp for Asylum Seekers Fleeing US
Hundreds of Haitians, fearful of deportation under President Donald Trump, have crossed the border to seek refugee status in Quebec
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