Donald Trump probably thought his racist “shithole countries” remark from earlier this year would stay in the closed-door meeting that was being held at the White House, but it has re-emerged in a San Francisco courtroom—and could be used against him in a lawsuit over his bigoted decision to end immigration protections for hundreds of thousands of immigrants of color.
Judge Edward Chen cited the remark during a hearing over the administration’s termination of Temporary...
Donald Trump’s “shithole countries” slur did indeed come back to haunt him after all. Citing in part his numerous racist remarks, U.S. District Judge Edward Chen yesterday put a temporary hold on the administration’s termination of temporary protections for settled immigrants, in a victory for hundreds of thousands from El Salvador, Nicaragua, Haiti, and Sudan, as well as their U.S. citizen children.
Chen “found substantial evidence that the administration lacked ‘any...
This is about whether there are any boundaries left in our politics. Or whether this is a war where anything goes and the goal is the total annihilation of the other side.