Daily Immigration News Clips – July 9, 2018

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on July 9, 2018

National

PBS Newshour 'My entire life is revolving around this' - Thousands of women await visa rule's uncertain future
By Pavni Mittal

Associated Press Immigrant PhD candidate rocked by sudden US Army discharge
By MARTHA MENDOZA AND GARANCE BURKE

New York Times They Came Here to Serve. But for Many Immigrants, the Army Isn't Interested.
By Dave Philipps

CBS Miami South Florida Immigrant Recruit Among Those Quietly Discharged By US Army

Black Star News PRESIDENT TRUMP, WHO AVOIDED MILITARY SERVICE, DISCHARGING IMMIGRANTS WILLING TO LAY DOWN THEIR LIVES FOR U.S.
July 06, 2018

NPR Legal Immigration Under The Trump Administration

Dallas Morning News Immigrants could spend even more years in limbo as court backlog gets worse under Trump
By Dianne Solis, Julieta Chiquillo, Jenny Manrique

Associated Press AP Explains: Immigration protests before 'Abolish ICE'
By RUSSELL CONTRERAS

Politico Jeh Johnson: Don't abolish ICE, reform it
By BRENT D. GRIFFITHS

The Hill Clash looms over ICE funding
By MIKE LILLIS AND RAFAEL BERNAL

NBC News The growing Democratic divide over icing ICE
By Rebecca Shabad

Slate The Power of "Abolish ICE" JAMELLE BOUIE

Buzzfeed Democrats Don't Actually Know What Abolishing ICE Looks Like
By Lissandra Villa

Quartz No one really knows what ICE is supposed to be. Politicians love that
By Heather Timmons

The Week The case for abolishing ICE
Lucy Steigerwald

Associated Press Judge insists timeline be met to reunite children at border
By ELLIOT SPAGAT and JULIE WATSON

Associated Press ACLU: Less than half of child reunions will meet deadline
By ELLIOT SPAGAT

Reuters U.S. Using DNA Testing in Effort to Reunite Families It Separated

Washington Post Trump administration seeks to extend deadline for reuniting some migrant families split at border
By Maria Sacchetti

Associated Press Pence rips Democrats on immigration, defends ICE
By KEN THOMAS

The Guardian 'We protect Ice': Trump supporters rally behind immigration slogan
By Sabrina Siddiqui

Boston Globe President Trump's racially charged words dovetail with harsh policies
By Annie Linskey

Newsweek TRUMP IMMIGRATION POLICY: FROM SEPARATING FAMILIES TO H-1B VISAS, HERE ARE HIS RESTRICTIONS SO FAR
By JESSICA KWONG

Associated Press Lawmaker: Tent shelter for migrant teens open indefinitely

Associated Press Kids as young as 1 in US court, awaiting reunion with family
By ASTRID GALVAN

Propublica The 6-Year-Old Heard on Border Facility Audiotape Is Still Separated From Her Mother, Who Must Parent From 1,000 Miles Away
By Ginger Thompson

New York Times Border Patrol's Last Line of Defense? It Isn't at the Border
By Nicholas Kulish

The Hill Texas property owners getting notices from Trump admin about surveying land for border wall: report
By MORGAN GSTALTER

Houston Chronicle Republicans and Democrats should have serious debate about the border we need
By Erica Grieder

HuffPost Latest ICE Data Details Increasingly Indiscriminate Arrests
By Roque Planas

Splinter Immigration Agents Arrest Grandparents Visiting Their Son-in-Law at Fort Drum on July 4
By David Boddiger

Washington Post In Arizona, a former Trump critic moves right on immigration. Is she too far right?
By Sean Sullivan

Bloomberg Immigration Upheaval Injects Uncertainty Into the 2018 Elections
By Sahil Kapur

CNN Europe's migration policies are not so different from Trump's
By Tim Lister

Canadian Press U.S. Border Patrol questions crews of at least 10 fishing vessels in Canadian waters

Washington Post 'I've never seen that before': Activists marvel as calls for immigrant rights enter the mainstream
By Marissa J. Lang

Politico Illinois governor profits off ICE detention center contracts
By NATASHA KORECKI

Washington Post (Editorial) The mess of migrant family reunifications

National Catholic Reporter (Editorial) Return compassion to migration debate

New York Times (Opinion) Democratic Socialism Is Dem Doom
By Bret Stephens

New York Times (Op-Ed) Deporting the American Dream
By Anita Isaacs and Anne Preston

Washington Post (Opinion) Why Trump's Montana rally was scarier than normal
By Jonathan Capehart

Washington Post (Opinion) Abolishing ICE is not a serious policy proposal

Washington Post (Op-Ed) Trump is set to separate more than 200,000 U.S.-born children from their parents
By Mark L. Schneider

Forbes (Op-Ed) Trump Strategy Against H-1B Visas Could Fall In Court
By Stuart Anderson

Quartz (Op-Ed) A quiet change in US policy threatens immigrants who apply for a change in status
By Hassan Ahmad

CNN (Op-Ed) US has no excuse for delay in reuniting immigrant children with their parents
By Juliette Kayyem

CNN (Op-Ed) The immigration crisis is about the devaluation of love
By Andrew Solomon

The Hill (Op-Ed) Time to restore America's ability to lead by example
By RICARDO B. SALINAS

The Hill (Op-Ed) With calls to #AbolishICE, Democrats make a sharp left turn toward their own Midterm Election peril
By JEN KERNS

The Hill (Op-Ed) Could Trump's family separation crisis break the taboo around family planning?
By CARTER DILLARD

Wired (Op-Ed) IMMIGRATION FIGHT SHOWS SILICON VALLEY MUST STOP FEIGNING NEUTRALITY
By MERSON T. BROOKING AND P. W. SINGER

National Review (Opinion) Advancing a Restrictionist Immigration Agenda in the Age of Trump
By REIHAN SALAM

HuffPost (Op-Ed) Diane Guerrero Is The Immigrant Advocate Young People Need Right Now
By Juan Escalante

Local

Seattle Weekly The Deferred Dreams of Working Women on H-4 Visas
By Melissa Hellmann

WFMJ 21 Congressman Tim Ryan visits facility housing children separated from families

WKSU Cleveland Bishop Nelson Perez Says 'Churches Have No Borders'; Prays For Immigration Reform
By KABIR BHATIA

Associated Press (California) California, long a holdout, adopts mass immigration hearings
By ELLIOT SPAGAT

Associated Press (Massachusetts) Boston weighs giving legal, non-US citizens voting rights

San Antonio Express News (Texas) Lawyer and Chicano activist charged in San Antonio with transporting immigrants
By Guillermo Contreras

9 & 10 News (Michigan) Lawmakers Meet in Grand Rapids to Visit Children Separated at the Border
By Jacob Johnson and Regan Blissett

San Francisco Chronicle (Editorial) The crusade to abolish ICE doesn't add up

Houston Chronicle (Editorial) Mission accomplished? Trump still needs to reunite families.

NJ.com(Editorial) Was July 4th citizenship event last of a kind?

NJ.com(Editorial) Republicans failed the Dreamers. Their new deadline is Nov. 6

Concord Monitor (Editorial) Immigration checkpoint policy is un-American

Palm Beach Daily News (Editorial) Zero-tolerance policy hits close to home

Telegram (Op-Ed) As I See It: The new immigration policy that no one is talking about
By Linda Cavaioli

Houston Chronicle (Op-Ed) Children At Risk: Stop prosecuting families at the border
By Yael Ross, Claire Treacy and Alyssa Shallenberger

El Paso Times (Op-Ed) Affecting change for the children of detained immigrants
By Dayonisia Williams-Breitenbach

Tallahassee Democrat (Op-Ed) 'Zero-tolerance,' ICE and separating families at the SW border
By Mark Schlakman

Lancaster Online (Opinion) Illegal immigration is a humanitarian problem
By APRIL KELLY-WOESSNER

Columbus CEO (Op-Ed) Zero tolerance equals zero humanity
By DEBRA-LYNN B. HOOK