Felicia J. Persaud
MIAMI, FL: On a day when US justice department lawyers for the government had the audacity to put the responsibility of finding deported parents of the children who were snatched from their arms by border agents on the American Civil Liberties Union, Ivanka Trump sat down for an interview with Axios’ Mike Allen and proved, if nothing else, that hypocrisy can be inherited.
NEW YORK, NY: Over five decades of performances and more than 70 CDs later, award-winning Jamaican-born jazz maestro, Monty Alexander, is being bestowed with an honorary doctorate degree from the University of West Indies, (UWI).
On June 9, days after the suicides of famous designer Kate Spade and chef and travel show host Anthony Bourdain, it was reported that an immigrant attempting to cross the United States border and separated from his family, had killed himself in a jail cell in Texas.
MIAMI, FL: While Donald Trump has moved away from talking about the family separation crisis he created and is back to equating immigrants from Central America seeking asylum in this country, to MS-13 gang members, his administration failed to again reach a court order deadline of July 26, 2018 to reunite the children it snatched away coldly from their parents under his draconian and racist zero-tolerance policy. Here are ten fast facts to note on this rapidly changing and hot button issue: