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How African Americans Fought For & Won Birthright Citizenship 150 Years Before Trump Tried to End It

How African Americans Fought For & Won Birthright Citizenship 150 Years Before Trump Tried to End It

This is Democracy Now!, democracynow.org, the War and Peace Report. I’m Amy Goodman. And I’m Juan Gonzalez. Welcome to all of our listeners and viewers across the country and around the world. We begin today’s show with President Trump’s claims that he will end constitutionally protected birthright citizenship in the United States. In an interview …

How African Americans Fought For & Won Birthright Citizenship 150 Years Before Trump Tried to End It

This is Democracy Now!, democracynow.org, the War and Peace Report. I’m Amy Goodman. And I’m Juan Gonzalez. Welcome to all of our listeners and viewers across the country and around the world. We begin today’s show with President Trump’s claims that he will end constitutionally protected birthright citizenship in the United States. In an interview …

Taking Trump’s Lead: GOP On Ending Birthright Citizenship

Taking Trump’s Lead: GOP On Ending Birthright Citizenship

Deport all of the undocumented immigrants. That’s what magnate Donald Trump would do. He apparently generated a parallel competition among those Republicans aspiring for the presidency. He is seeking to deny citizenship to the children born in this country to undocumented mothers. A wide sector of the Republican Party endorses the immigration ideas proposed by …