Trump wants to pit black Americans against Latino immigrants. Don’t fall fo…

For several years, “We are all immigrants” has been a rallying cry for immigration reform. A well-intentioned slogan, it gestures toward a supposed shared history of migration among Americans. Unfortunately, the slogan either willfully or unconsciously ignores two important facts: the forced removal and mass murder of indigenous people, and the brutal trans-Atlantic slave trade.…

American higher education at risk from immigration policies, says USC presi…

The Trump administration’s perceived hostility to immigration and its potential impact on international enrollment in U.S. colleges is a particular concern for the educational establishment. “There hasn’t been a major impact yet, but it’s something we’re concerned about,” USC president Max Nikias told CNBC. Trump’s presidency has been seen as a result of a mounting…

New charges filed in Manafort-Gates case

New charges have been filed in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s criminal case against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and aide Rick Gates, but the charges were put under seal by the court, obscuring the nature and import of the development. The new charging document filed in federal court in Washington could be a superseding…