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Celebrities traveled to the border to protest the separation of immigrant families this past weekend

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• Trump's "zero tolerance" policy has kept thousands of immigrants - many of them children - detained in facilities on the border.
• Many feel that the Trump administration isn't moving fast enough to reunite families. See the rest of the story at Business Insider NOW WATCH: 5 science facts that 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' totally ignored See Also: Stephen Miller, champion of Trump's 'zero tolerance' border policy, was heckled at a Mexican restaurant Border Patrol told a migrant mother to get on a bus and her daughter would be right behind her - but the doors closed and it...
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Someone purchased TrumpHotels.org and turned it into a parody website on Trump's immigration policy

Someone purchased TrumpHotels.org and turned it into a parody website on Trump's immigration policy

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TrumpHotels.org was registered by an anonymous party to create a darkly satirical rendition of President Donald Trump's immigration policies.
The site features images of detained immigrant families and links out to media stories featuring Donald Trump's comments on immigration policy.
Donald Trump's organization has famously bought up a slew of domain names associated with the president's name, including DonaldTrumpSucks.com, ImBeingSuedByTheDonald.com, IvankaPokerChampion.com, and PlayWithDonald.com.
But there's one domain name that the Trump Organization...
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'It's heartbreaking': A Texas landowner who sees immigrants cross through her property regularly says she's horrified by Trump's border policies

'It's heartbreaking': A Texas landowner who sees immigrants cross through her property regularly says she's horrified by Trump's border policies

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One woman, whose Texas property has been in her family for generations, said she wants Americans to understand that the immigrants she sees on her land are fleeing devastating violence.
She has grown concerned about the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy, which, until recently, separated families at the US-Mexico border.
She said the immigrants she encounters on her land aren't dangerous - they just need help. And Americans should remember that "we're human first."
MCALLEN, TEXAS - Ana's family has owned a small plot of land along the US-Mexico border...
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Trump's poll numbers are surging as he faces some of the biggest controversies of his presidency

Trump's poll numbers are surging as he faces some of the biggest controversies of his presidency

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President Donald Trump has faced intense, sustained media and political backlash to his immigration policies.
But amid the controversies, Trump's approval is near a high at 45%.
That's about as good as Barack Obama was doing at this stage in his presidency.
Many in the US don't trust the media, potentially explaining why the outrage on news programs hasn't shown up in polling.
President Donald Trump has faced intense, sustained backlash to his immigration policies even after a partial reversal of course.
But even as Trump's officials are shouted out of restaurants and...
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John Oliver blasts Trump's approach to ending policy of separating immigrant children

John Oliver blasts Trump's approach to ending policy of separating immigrant children

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John Oliver on Sunday criticized President Trump's approach to ending his administration's controversial "zero tolerance" policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.
After pointing out several issues that remain with Trump's recent executive order that put a stop to the policy, Oliver criticized Fox News commentators for continuing to "defend the indefensible" in speaking about the issue on air.
On Sunday's "Last Week Tonight," host John Oliver criticized President Trump's 180-degree turn in his decision to end his administration's controversial practice of separating...
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