Tag: Miller, Stephen (1985- )

Trump and Aides Drove Family Separation at Border, Documents Say

WASHINGTON — President Trump and top aides in the White House aggressively pushed the get-tough policy that led migrant families to be separated at the border with Mexico, according to a top Justice Department official in a new report from the department’s inspector general, and other internal documents. In the report, formally released on Thursday, […]

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Donald Trump and Stephen Miller Might Have Free Time Soon

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — First, you must know about the birds. The birds are important. My partner and I, we feed birds in our neighborhood. I have a special fondness for the birds that the garden stores that sell marble bird baths consider pests — crows, blackbirds, ravens, blue jays, grackles, starlings. For a while, […]

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Trump’s Overhaul of Immigration Is Worse Than You Think

It was a kind gesture to some 6,000 Filipinos who, in their youth, had fought with American armed forces in World War II and had been granted U.S. citizenship decades later. In 2016, when the veterans were in their 80s and 90s, the Obama administration agreed to allow some of their relatives in the Philippines to […]

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Trump Insists He Is ‘Feeling Great’ as Most of Joint Chiefs Quarantine

WASHINGTON — President Trump continued to downplay the seriousness of his own coronavirus infection on Tuesday, seeking to project an image of vigor and normalcy even as the virus extended its rampage through official Washington, infecting another top White House aide, Stephen Miller, and reaching the highest levels of the Pentagon. “FEELING GREAT,” Mr. Trump […]

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Trump Virtually Cuts Off Refugees as He Unleashes a Tirade on Immigrants

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration said it would cut its already rock-bottom refugee admissions still deeper into record territory for the upcoming year, as President Trump returned to his anti-immigrant themes in the closing month of his re-election campaign. The change in the number of refugees that Mr. Trump plans to admit is not drastic: […]

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Stephen Miller’s Dystopian America

Over the past week, the Republican National Convention sought to conjure a “radical left” hellscape. Speakers conflated anti-racist protesters with deranged criminals out to destroy the country. Donald Trump Jr. called Joe Biden “the Loch Ness monster,” while the conservative activist Charlie Kirk praised Donald Trump as “the bodyguard of Western civilization.” In his speech […]

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Trump Delays Effort to End DACA

WASHINGTON — President Trump will not try again to immediately terminate President Barack Obama’s program that protects young undocumented immigrants, after the Supreme Court’s decision to invalidate Mr. Trump’s first attempt make good on a crackdown that is at the core of his political identity. Instead, officials said that the administration would conduct a “comprehensive […]

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