The Dream Ream

“They shouldn’t be very worried. I do have a big heart.” That was President Trump’s message to “dreamers” during a televised interview a few month ago. Well, according to a report from Fox News, they should be worried, as Trump could announce plans to halt or dramatically change the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program as soon as Friday.

+ “The immigrants protected through DACA grew up in the US; people might not assume they are unauthorized immigrants, and they might not have even known it themselves until they were teenagers. The program was supposed to give them a chance to build a life here.” Vox with some background on how DACA works, who it protects, and what could happen to immigrants if Trump shuts it down.

+ “A federal judge has issued a preliminary injunction that blocks key parts of Texas’s ban on so-called sanctuary cities two days before the law was scheduled to go into effect.”

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