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  • By Victor Landa, NewsTaco  (2.5 minute read)    Now we know how far Trump’s immigration orders will go (or better yet, can go) toward a massive deportation effort, because it’s one thing to say you’re going to do something, it’s another to publicize your plans. That’s what Homeland Security (DHS) chief John F. Kelly did […]

  • By Victor Landa, NewsTaco (2.5 minute read)   The short answer to the question of whether or not the National Guard will be deployed to round up immigrants, is not. But there are more questions. Did the White House weigh using the National Guard? Not really. Is there wide-spread panic among immigrants over this? Yeah, […]

  • *Why you should read this: Because many NewsTaco readers tell us that they’d like information on what they can do with the information we provide. Because this is a simple suggestion for using social media. VL By Jon Campbell, The Village Voice (.45 minute read)   The threats posed to immigrant communities by the Trump […]

  • *Why you should read this: Because the Trump/Putin relationship, or lack of it real or imagined, is a dangerous for what it assumes about both the Russians and the U.S. president. VL By Henry Flores, NewsTaco (4 minute read)   I know I swore not to pronounce his name in public ever again but the […]

  • *Why you should read this: Because one of the reasons Trump is hesitating to include DREAMers in his deportation plans is because they are a well-organized group with “prominent backing.” Because despite the president’s hesitation his staff is reportedly finding ways to do it quietly. VL By Brian Bennett and Michael A. Memoli, Los Angeles Times […]

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  • *Why you should read this: Because the Trump/Putin relationship, or lack of it real or imagined, is a dangerous for what it assumes about both the Russians and the U.S. president. VL By Henry Flores, NewsTaco (4 minute read)...

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