Appeals court says administration can’t end DACA, Trump says it sets up Supreme Court fight

A federal appeals court on Thursday upheld a ruling blocking the Trump administration from ending the Obama-era program that protects young undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as children from being deported — likely setting up a Supreme Court fight.

Trump’s New Executive Order Restricts Asylum at US-Mexico Border

The Trump Administration instituted a new policy change, effective on Saturday, that changes asylum requests in the U.S. The Trump Administration has now determined that asylum seekers can only request asylum at U.S. ports of entry.

ABC News: Michelle Obama ‘stopped even trying to smile’ at Trump inauguration

Former first lady Michelle Obama wrote that she was unable to put on a happy face and smile during President Donald Trump’s inauguration in her new book, according to ABC News.

Trump Gambles He Can Shatter Political Norms — and Keep Winning

One constant of Donald Trump’s ascent to the presidency and his two years in power is how behavior that would be not just risky but downright stupid for any normal politician ends up working smartly for him.

Trump’s Hilarious Obamacare Gaffe Reveals The GOP Bind on Health Care

After weeks of Republicans claiming that they’re the ones who truly want to protect people with preexisting conditions despite having spent the past eight years fighting furiously to eliminate those protections, the health-care mendacity reaches its apotheosis with President Trump claiming that Democrats have a nefarious plan to eliminate Obamacare, which he and Republicans will save.

Trump Falsely Blames Obama For Family Separations At Border: ANALYSIS

President Donald Trump mangled the facts Thursday when addressing immigration and falsely claiming – more than once – that former President Barack Obama was responsible for family separations at the border.

Trump Adds #MeToo Movement Jab to Unhinged Rally Repertoire

In a move that was, like so much of his rhetoric, both disturbing and completely unsurprising, on Thursday night President Trump mocked the #MeToo movement, revived his “Pocahontas” insult against Senator Elizabeth Warren, and imagined throwing a DNA test at her and challenging her to prove she’s Native American.

Internal Documents Show How Trump Administration Misled Public on Poverty

After a U.N. agency issued a report in May on the state of poverty in the United States, concluding that 40 million Americans are poor and more than 5 million live in “Third World conditions,” the Trump administration ridiculed the findings.

Here Are 10 times President Trump’s Comments Have Been Called Racist

President Donald Trump’s tweet calling Omarosa Manigault Newman a “dog” and a “crazed, crying lowlife” Tuesday morning stirred almost instant outrage, many dubbing the comments sexist, racist and dehumanizing.

All The Ways the Trump Administration Has Rolled Back Protections For Transgender People

The Trump administration is considering a new proposal to narrowly define “sex,” a shift that could upend the rules and programs for transgender people in America.

The proposal, first reported by The New York Times, is just one of many ways that the administration has sought to roll back Obama-era protections for transgender people, including in schools, at work and in the military.
Here’s a look at some of the main policy proposals the administration has taken toward transgender people and how they differ from the Obama administration.