Economists and advocates weigh-in on what Trump's plans to escalate deportations would cost (billions) and the effect they could have on the U.S. economy.
- Chicago Public Schools told principals not to let Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials inside school buildings without a warrant.
- Harris County, Texas, has ended its participation in an ICE program that deputized local authorities to check the immigration status of anyone jailed and hold people for deportation.
- Far-right French candidate Marine Le Pen is gaining ground with female voters. "What she is proposing is really different, just like Trump offered something really new," Cindy Blain, a 27-year-old pharmacist in rural France, told Bloomberg. "Maybe if we see Trump succeed, then voters will give her a chance."
- The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has joined the First and Eleventh Circuits in affirming citizens' First Amendment right to legally film police.
- A bill filed by Texas lawmaker Kirk Watson (D-Austin) would require all colleges and universities in the state to enact an affirmative consent standard for sex.
- Ohio considers allowing an unlimited number of charter schools.
- Women can now get birth control pills without a doctor's prescription in Colorado.
The New York Times Wonders Aloud If Tulsi Gabbard's Anti-War, Anti-Establishment Message Makes Her a Stooge for Nazis and Russian Bots
The article ignores Gabbard's arguments for a less interventionist foreign policy, preferring to speculate about foreigners and fascists.
Trust in the media is at historic lows.
The mainstream media are channeling Dr. Zaius, the elitist orangutan from Planet of the Apes, who hid dark secrets out of misguided paternalism.
The American Priority Festival gave a glimpse inside the world where deep state theories thrive.
"The safety of our children in school is paramount, today more than ever," said the police chief.