Joel Rose

Joel Rose appears in the following:

Why Can't America Make Enough N95 Masks? 6 Months Into Pandemic, Shortages Persist

Thursday, September 17, 2020

There's just not enough PPE to satisfy demand. Medics are re-using masks and small practices can't even find supplies they can afford. Some domestic manufacturers could help, but it's a risky move.

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ICE Almost Deported Immigrant Woman Who Says She Got Unwanted Surgery While Detained

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

As explosive allegations were coming to light about immigrant women who say they've been subjected to unwanted hysterectomies and other procedures, one of those detainees was nearly deported.

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NPR Probes Why Personal Protective Equipment Is Still In Short Supply

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Six months into the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. still isn't making enough N95 masks and other PPE to satisfy soaring demand. Smaller domestic manufacturers could help, but they're wary of the risk.

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Americans Increasingly Polarized When It Comes To Racial Justice Protests, Poll Finds

Thursday, September 03, 2020

More Americans support than oppose recent protests after the shooting in Kenosha, Wis., according to an Ipsos poll. But sharp divisions are emerging along racial and political party lines.

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More Americans Support Than Oppose Protests Over The Jacob Blake Shooting, Poll Shows

Wednesday, September 02, 2020

Support for protests sparked by the police shooting of Jacob Blake is splitting along racial and political party lines, according to a new Ipsos poll.

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Shadow Immigration System: Migrant Children Detained In Hotels By Private Contractors

Thursday, August 20, 2020

The children are held at hotels, instead of shelters, until they can be put on planes to their home countries. This bypasses the normal process that gives children a chance to ask for asylum.

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2 Young Migrants Are Caught Up In A Shadow Immigration System

Thursday, August 20, 2020

Migrant children caught at the border for crossing illegally into the U.S. are being secretly held in hotels for days, according to court papers. Critics say it's part of a shadow immigration system.

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Yep, Masks And Protective Gear Are Still Hard To Get — Especially For Small Buyers

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Just like in March, when coronavirus cases spiked for the first time, some workers and employers across the country face PPE shortages. Masks, gloves, gowns and other equipment are scarce.

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Ending 'Asylum As We Know It': Using Pandemic To Expel Migrants, Children At Border

Thursday, August 06, 2020

Tens of thousands of migrants, including asylum-seekers and unaccompanied children, have been turned away at the border since March. Now the administration wants to restrict asylum permanently.

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The Trump Administration Aims To Cut Off Asylum At The Southwest Border Permanently

Wednesday, August 05, 2020

NPR looks at how the Trump administration's coronavirus response has effectively cut off asylum at the Southwest border — and how the administration aims to make limits on asylum permanent.

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Americans Back Trump On Immigration — But Only To Stop COVID-19, Poll Finds

Wednesday, August 05, 2020

An NPR/Ipsos poll found broad support for sweeping government action to combat the coronavirus — including temporary limits on immigration. But support for other White House policies has not changed.

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NPR/Ipsos Poll: Americans Support Limiting Immigration To Slow Coronavirus Spread

Tuesday, August 04, 2020

Most Americans favor sweeping government action to slow the spread of the coronavirus, including temporary limits on immigration, according to a new NPR/Ipsos poll.

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Trump Administration Refuses To Accept New DACA Applicants Despite Court Rulings

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

The Trump administration will reject new applications while it undertakes a "comprehensive review" of DACA, a senior administration official said Tuesday during a call with reporters.

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Federal Court Orders Trump Administration To Accept New DACA Applications

Friday, July 17, 2020

The U.S. District Court in Maryland orders the Trump administration to restore DACA fully and begin accepting new, first-time applicants.

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Despite Supreme Court's Ruling On DACA, Trump Administration Rejects New Applicants

Wednesday, July 15, 2020

The Trump administration is rejecting new DACA applications from immigrants who have never signed up before. Immigration lawyers say it is a clear violation of last month's Supreme Court order.

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'We Were Treated Worse Than Animals': Disaster Recovery Workers Confront COVID-19

Thursday, July 09, 2020

Disaster recovery workers cleaning up after major flooding in Michigan tested positive for the coronavirus. The outbreak shined a light on working conditions in the fast-growing industry.

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International Doctors Start Residencies At U.S. Hospitals Amid COVID-19 Surge

Wednesday, July 01, 2020

Totaling about 4,000, they began working Wednesday. They'll face two historic challenges: the coronavirus pandemic and some of the most restrictive immigration policies the U.S. has seen in decades.

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Foreign-Born Doctors Start Their Residencies At U.S. Hospitals Amid The Pandemic

Wednesday, July 01, 2020

Thousands of foreign-born doctors started their residencies at the U.S. hospitals Wednesday amid two historic challenges: the coronavirus pandemic and the White House's new immigration restrictions.

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Big Business Opposes President Trump's New Limits On Foreign Workers

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Major employers say a White House proclamation suspending the entry of many foreign guest workers will hurt — not help — the U.S. economic recovery.

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The History Of The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Policy

Thursday, June 18, 2020

A look back at how the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals began, grew in size and popularity and then landed before the Supreme Court after the Trump administration tried to end it.

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