Friday the 13th and boy does it feel like it
So this is happening
From The Establishment. There’s not even anything else to say so I’m just gonna put up a nice flower spacer to cool your mind before the author sets it on fire.
Attn Concerned Citizens, Public Executives, Public Legislators, and Members of the Working Press:
... in case anyone is confused. (It can happen.)
How much anger towards this—the forced kidnapping of children from their families to vaguely send a message to other people from Mexico and Central America, as if they all know each other—is permissible?
From Walter Shaub (whom, we should probably remember resigned his post as Head of the Office of Government Ethics because he knew, I guess, this #TrumpCrimeFamily was going to behave the way many of us predicted, fr the last three years at least, that it would behave from the time the senior members of the…
“Make a lot of noise over there … and then over here you can take $100 million off the wall and waltz right out the front door.” - Rene Russo as Catherine Banning, Thomas Crown Affair II
I’m in a hurry and this is kind of urgent, so I’m just going to put the relevant threads up - especially since Alito wrote the 5-4 SCOTUS Opinion and that probably tells astute readers all they need to know anyway https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/17pdf/16-980_f2q3.pdf
A reminder if anyone doubts it - Corey Booker, another U.S. Senator and attorney, was prevented by ICE and Border Patrol from seeing people who were trapped at airports, refused U.S. admission, and actively seeking assistance of counsel, under that first atrocity of an attempted Muslim ban.