On Monday, the Trump administration will double down on its counterproductive Make America Less Safe executive order on immigration from certain Muslim-majority countries. This is merely the latest effort by the Trump White House to let the Customs and Border Protection (CPB), Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and every other Department Homeland Security-affiliated agency do whatever they want when it comes to border control. And they’ve already done a great deal that seems awfully illiberal.
An Afghan Family, With Visas in Hand, Is Detained in Los Angeles https://t.co/Ednc5IjiWg Helped US military
— Matt J. Duffy (@mattjduffy) March 5, 2017
The aggregation of these efforts seems to make it clear that the administration is doing whatever it can to make a certain category of immigrants feel as unwelcome as possible.
Reminding us of the families crushed by so many of Trump's indiscriminate deportation raids. https://t.co/dv5IH5jpKX
— Kenneth Roth (@KenRoth) March 5, 2017