Tag Archives: Jeff Sessions

Civil Asset Forfeiture: Jeff Sessions Thinly Veiled Plot To Rob Us Blind By
“Laws are no longer made by a rational process of public discussion; they are made by a process of blackmail and intimidation, and they are executed in the same manner. The typical lawmaker of today is a man wholly devoid of principle...
Jeff Sessions’s War On Weed Goes Up In Smoke In Nevada By
(Opinion) — Thousands lined up to purchase recreational marijuana legally at 12:01 a.m. on July 1. At Euphoria Wellness, with a location in southwest Las Vegas, a crowd of 400 to 500 people were lined up at midnight. Other locations had just as many. Among the...
Trump Administration Wants To Begin Refilling Guantanamo By
Trump Administration officials, including Attorney General Jeff Sessions, are suggesting that President Trump’s campaign promise to start refilling the detention center at Guantanamo Bay could begin soon, with Sessions praising it as a “very fine place” for detainees and...
Department of Justice Quietly Rolling Back Civil Rights Reforms By
For decades, the Department of Justice has used court-enforced agreements to protect civil rights, successfully desegregating school systems, reforming police departments, ensuring access for the disabled and defending the religious. Now, under Attorney General Jeff Sessions,...
Code Pink Activist Convicted For ‘Laughing’ At Jeff Sessions By
A Washington jury has convicted three people of being disruptive at US Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ confirmation hearing. One of them, Desiree Ali-Fairooz, 61, was convicted on Wednesday of disruptive conduct and demonstrating on US Capitol grounds during the hearing...
Sessions Chooses Latino Community Victimized By Hate To ‘Drum Up Fear Of Immigrant Violence’ By
Before uttering a word of his speech on Salvadoran gang violence, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions already has opened up old wounds of a Long Island immigrant community still scarred by a 2008 hate crime. Sessions has chosen the island’s federal courthouse, about 50...
Unnecessary Force – What Will Policing Look Like Under Trump? By
MINNEAPOLIS– The effect of police brutality on black communities in the United States is well-documented. Under President Donald Trump, who marked his first day as president by vowing to end what he called a “dangerous anti-police atmosphere,” this form of abuse...
Sessions: If Mexico Doesn’t Pay For The Wall, Undocumented Mexicans Will By
The administration of U.S. President Donald Trump continued to pursue its menacing stance toward undocumented Mexican immigrants in the United States as Attorney General Jeff Sessions suggested that if Mexico doesn’t pay for a proposed border wall, individual Mexicans...
Trump: If The DOJ Wants To Arrest Assange, “It’s OK With Me” By
Having selected several key excerpts from Donald Trump’s lengthy AP interview earlier, we urge readers looking for fascinating yet surreal bedtime reading to give the full, nearly 8,000 word transcript a try, as it contains bizarro excerpts such as this: AP: You did...
‘F-ing Horrifying’: Sessions Outlines Immigration Crackdown In ‘Trump Era By
In “the Trump era,” as Attorney General Jeff Sessions called it on Tuesday, immigration officials will undertake a harsh crackdown on undocumented migrants—a campaign one veteran federal prosecutor described as “fucking horrifying.” In his speech...