“Citing Trump’s numerous statements disparaging Mexicans as ‘criminals, thugs and ‘bad hombres,’ Ferguson said Trump has revealed ‘a racial animus’ toward Mexicans: ‘Ask yourself one question: If the overwhelming majority were Caucasians, does anybody really think he (President Trump) would have taken the action he took?'” Fifteen states are suing Trump over his DACA move.

+ AP: Ending DACA a dream come true for Jeff Sessions.

+ “This is what I asked the president to do and boom, boom, boom, the tweet appeared.” Nancy Pelosi explained how she urged the president to tweet a reassuring message for the Dreamers.

+ “Trump truly is something new — the first president whose entire political existence hinges on the fact of a black president. And so it will not suffice to say that Trump is a white man like all the others who rose to become president. He must be called by his rightful honorific — America’s first white president.” Ta-Nehisi Coates: The foundation of Donald Trump’s presidency is the negation of Barack Obama’s legacy.

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