#Trump administration

  • Article: Trump Administration's New Asylum Rule Breaks US and International Law, Experts Say

    Trump Administration's New Asylum Rule Breaks US and International Law, Experts Say

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Pia Gralki|July 16, 2019

    "President Trump is trying to end asylum, full stop." Read more

  • Article: Federal Judge Overturns Trump’s Order to Allow Drilling in Arctic and Atlantic Oceans

    Federal Judge Overturns Trump’s Order to Allow Drilling in Arctic and Atlantic Oceans

    By Joe McCarthy|April 1, 2019

    “This court decision is a bright red stop sign.” Read more

  • Article: US Aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras Could Stop. Here's Why That Matters

    US Aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras Could Stop. Here's Why That Matters

    By Joe McCarthy|April 1, 2019

    Both Republicans and Democrats support foreign aid. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Proposes Rule to Deny Citizenship to Poor Immigrants

    Trump Administration Proposes Rule to Deny Citizenship to Poor Immigrants

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 24, 2018

    “It’s a bit like the creation of a castelike system.” Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Slashes Refugee Cap to Lowest Level Ever

    Trump Administration Slashes Refugee Cap to Lowest Level Ever

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 18, 2018

    The move continues a years-long effort to dismantle the US’ refugee program. Read more

  • Article: Detention of Migrant Children Spikes 516% in US

    Detention of Migrant Children Spikes 516% in US

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 13, 2018

    It costs $273,750 per year to detain an unaccompanied migrant in private facilities. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Plans to Roll Back Rules on Methane, a Potent Greenhouse Gas

    Trump Administration Plans to Roll Back Rules on Methane, a Potent Greenhouse Gas

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 11, 2018

    Methane is at least 25 times as potent as carbon dioxide. Read more

  • Article: This Site Helps You Plant a Tree Every Time Trump Tweets Something Wrong About Climate Change

    This Site Helps You Plant a Tree Every Time Trump Tweets Something Wrong About Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 30, 2018

    A digital release valve for people frustrated with anti-environmental policies. Read more