Illiberalism · Gilead · Migration




Fig. 1. Photograph credited to “ProtoplasmaKid,”, November 9, 2018, via Wikimedia Commons, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Alexander Bolton, “GOP fears Trump return to family separations,” Hill, April 8, 2019,

Brent Kendall and Louise Radnofsky, “Judge Blocks Trump Administration Policy of Returning Asylum Seekers to Mexico,” Wall Street Journal, April 8, 2019,

Seung Min Kim, “Grassley warns White House not to oust any more top immigration officials,” Washington Post, April 8, 2019,

Brett Samuels, “Trump denies he’s planning to restart family separations at border,” Hill, April 9, 2019,

Jake Tapper, “Trump pushed to close El Paso border, told admin officials to resume family separations and agents not to admit migrants,” CNN, April 9, 2019,

Avery Anapol, “Judge does not give Trump admin more time to reunite all separated families,” Hill, July 7, 2018,

Victoria Kim, “Judge rejects Trump administration’s effort to change rules for detaining immigrant children,” Los Angeles Times, July 9, 2018,

Taryn Luna, “Federal judge rejects Trump lawsuit against California’s sanctuary state law,” Sacramento Bee, July 9, 2018,

Seung Min Kim, “Grassley warns White House not to oust any more top immigration officials,” Washington Post, April 8, 2019,

Jake Tapper, “Trump told CBP head he’d pardon him if he were sent to jail for violating immigration law,” CNN, April 13, 2019,

Katie Mettler, Mike DeBonis, and Reis Thebault, “Border agents confiscated lawmakers’ phones. Joaquin Castro captured photo and video anyway,” Washington Post, July 2, 2019,

Maura Dolan, “Trump may not use military money for border wall, federal appeals court decides,” Los Angeles Times, July 3, 2019,

Adam Harris, “An Astonishing Government Report on Conditions at the Border,” Atlantic, July 3, 2019,

Sam Levin, “‘Happy hunting!’ Immigration agents swapped cheery messages about raids, records reveal,” Guardian, July 3, 2019,

Devan Cole and Caroline Kelly, “Cuccinelli rewrites Statue of Liberty poem to make case for limiting immigration,” CNN, August 13, 2019,

Priscilla Alvarez, Geneva Sands, and Tami Luhby, “Three federal judges hit Trump on immigration policy changes,” CNN, October 11, 2019,

Ruben Vives and Connor Sheets, “Second plane carrying migrants lands in California, with officials blaming Florida,” Los Angeles Times, June 5, 2023,

Melanie Mason, “Florida says it’s responsible for transporting migrants to Sacramento,” Los Angeles Times, June 6, 2023,

Robert Barnes and Maria Sacchetti, “Supreme Court says White House can continue to set deportation priorities,” Washington Post, June 23, 2023,

Priscilla Alvarez and Hannah Rabinowitz, “Justice Department sues to force Texas to remove floating barriers in Rio Grande,” CNN, July 24, 2023,

Priscilla Alvarez, “Federal judge orders Texas to remove floating barriers aimed at deterring migrants on Rio Grande,” CNN, September 6, 2023,

Hamed Aleaziz, “Abbott criticizes Biden over Times report that some migrants may be forced to stay in Texas,” Los Angeles Times, September 8, 2023,

Saja Hindi, “Denver mayor Mike Johnston warns migrant counts could “eclipse” previous highs as Texas sends more buses,” Denver Post, September 27, 2023,

Alicia A. Caldwell and Elizabeth Findell, “Texas Ordered to Remove Buoy Barrier at Southern Border,” Wall Street Journal, December 1, 2023,

Maria Sacchetti, “Federal judge approves settlement barring migrant family separations,” Washington Post, December 8, 2023,

Dan Katz, “Three migrants drown in Rio Grande after Texas blocks Border Patrol from rescue,” Texas Public Radio, January 13, 2024,

Ann E. Marimow and Nick Miroff, “Supreme Court clears way for border agents to remove Texas wire barrier,&rdquqo; Washington Post, January 22, 2024,

Sam Cabral, “25 Republican governors back Texas in escalating border standoff with US government,” British Broadcasting Corporation, January 25, 2024,

Arelis R. Hernández, “Texas border city on edge as Gov. Abbott dials up battle with Biden,” Washington Post, January 30, 2024,

Piper French, “Left Apart,” New York, February 27, 2024,

Rich Cholodofsky, “Westmoreland looks to shed label of being a sanctuary for undocumented immigrants,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, March 13, 2024,

Sara McKinnon, “What is the Darien Gap? And why are more migrants risking this Latin American route to get to the US?” Conversation, March 13, 2024,

Marisa Iati, “Trump says some undocumented immigrants are ‘not people,’” Washington Post, March 16, 2024,

Devan Cole and John Fritze, “Supreme Court blocks Texas from enforcing controversial immigration law for now,” CNN, March 18, 2024,

John Fritze, “Supreme Court allows Texas to begin enforcing controversial immigration law,” CNN, March 19, 2024,

Ann E. Marimow and Arelis R. Hernández, “Appeals court again blocks Texas from arresting and deporting migrants,” Washington Post, March 20, 2024,

Chris Geidner, “Texas’s S.B. 4 immigration enforcement law appears likely to remain on hold for now,” Law Dork, March 20, 2024,

Glenn Kessler, “No, Donald Trump, migrants aren’t ‘killing’ Social Security and Medicare,” Washington Post, March 26, 2024,

5 thoughts on “Illiberalism · Gilead · Migration

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.