Joel Rose

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'Smells Like Teen Spirit,' The Anthem For A Generation That Didn't Want One

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Nirvana's culture-shifting hit mocked mainstream rock songs and wound up becoming one. But in his very ambivalence about success, Kurt Cobain captured something essential about growing up.

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AG Barr Orders Immigration Judges To Stop Releasing Asylum-Seekers On Bail

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

The ruling by the attorney general is the latest step by the Trump administration designed to discourage asylum-seekers from coming to the U.S.

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A Look At Potential Challenges To Attorney General Barr's Asylum Decision

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Attorney General William Barr's decision to deny bond hearings to asylum-seekers is the latest twist in a long legal battle. Immigrant rights advocates recently won a big victory in federal court.

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Trump Administration Rolls Out Plan Aimed At Deterring Asylum-Seekers

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Attorney General William Barr is instructing immigration judges to deny bond to thousands of asylum-seekers who cross into the U.S. illegally while their cases are pending. Advocates promised to sue.

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President Trump Sends Mixed Signals About Plans For The Southern Border

Wednesday, April 03, 2019

Trump administration officials are backing off their criticism of Mexico about a surge of migrants coming from Central America. Now the president is taking aim at Congress.

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Trump Threatens To Close Southern Border Unless Mexico Blocks All Illegal Immigration

Friday, March 29, 2019

President Trump is repeating his threat to close the Southern border unless Mexico stops the record flow of migrant families. Critics say the administration's strategy is making the problem worse.

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The Latest Immigration Crackdown May Be Fake Social Security Numbers

Friday, March 29, 2019

The Social Security Administration says it's trying to clean up its records. But immigration advocates fear the real objective is to expose undocumented immigrants at work.

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Immigration System At The 'Breaking Point,' Homeland Security Official Warns

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

A flood of migrant families and children arriving at the Southern border is straining the U.S. immigration system. Authorities say daily apprehensions are at the highest levels in over a decade.

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Michael Avenatti Arrested In New York, Facing Federal Charges

Monday, March 25, 2019

Michael Avenatti, the lawyer who represented adult film actress Stormy Daniels, has been arrested and is facing a variety of federal charges.

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With Thousands Of Migrants Crossing The Border Daily, We Asked 'Why Now?'

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Three possible factors account for the surge of migrants at the border: economics, social media and the Trump administration's own tougher immigration policies.

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Packed Detention Centers Force Migrants To The Streets Of South Texas

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen will visit McAllen, Texas, Thursday as border officials begin a policy of releasing detainees into cities instead of sending them to ICE for processing.

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After New Zealand Attacks, Muslim-Americans Call For Action Against Rising Bigotry

Friday, March 15, 2019

On Friday, Muslim-Americans urged political leaders and tech companies to confront the spread of hate and racism that has led to scores of worshippers being slaughtered in religious institutions.

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U.S. Muslims Say They Refuse To Be Intimidated After New Zealand Attacks

Friday, March 15, 2019

The Muslim community in the United States reacts to the mass killings at two mosques in New Zealand that were ambushed by gunfire.

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Trump Administration Seeks To Close International Immigration Offices

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services is in "preliminary discussions" to shutter 23 field offices around the world to save millions. Critics say it will exacerbate a processing bottleneck.

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'Remain In Mexico' Immigration Policy Expands, But Slowly

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

The Trump administration is expanding a hard-line immigration policy that forces asylum-seekers to wait in Mexico for their day in immigration court. But the program itself faces a legal challenge.

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Homeland Security Secretary Defends National Emergency Declaration

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

In a Congressional committee testimony, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen defended President Trump's view that the surge of migrants along the border represents a national emergency.

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Migrant Families Arrive In Busloads As Border Crossings Hit 10-Year High

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

The system is "overwhelmed," says Manuel Padilla, director of Joint Task Force-West. The migrants apprehended at the Southern border in February made for the highest monthly total in almost a decade.

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'No More Deaths' Volunteers Face Possible Jail Time For Aiding Migrants

Thursday, February 28, 2019

As security has tightened along the U.S.-Mexico border, migrants are forced into more hostile desert areas. Volunteers who put out water and food say they're trying to prevent deaths.

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In 'The Good Immigrant,' New Americans Grapple With Their Polarized Country

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Co-editor Chimene Suleyman says she doesn't want to wait for other people to decide who's a good immigrant. She wants immigrants to answer that question for themselves.

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New Americans Grapple With Identity And Country In 'The Good Immigrant'

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

The debate over immigration has exposed real differences in how Americans understand America. In a new essay collection, 26 writers and artists reflect on a polarized country.

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