Jan 18, 2019
This week William Barr, another immigration
hardliner, had his Senate confirmation hearings to replace Jeff
Sessions as Attorney General. Maria and Julio talk about a new
report that shows that thousands more children than originally
reported, may have been separated from their relatives under the
Trump administration's Zero Tolerance policy and the importance of
thoughtful immigration coverage during these times.
ITT wants to hear from you! We're
headed to the Rio Grande valley in Texas, for a series of live
shows on February 22nd and we want your voices to be part of this.
Call our In The Thick hotline at (505) 226-8973 and let us
- If you’re from the border, we want to hear what’s one thing
that people don’t understand about the region?
- If you’re not from the border, what’s one question you have for
people who live there.
ITT Staff Picks:
- The new report that says family separation may have
more migrant children than reported by the Trump
- A profile of
William Barr’s that analyzes his record on immigration policy,
by The Intercept.
- Are you up to speed with the Trump- Russia timeline?
this Quiz by the New York Times.