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LATEST: Did Mexico play the USA, or simply looked the other way? Either way, 15,000 Haitians 'snuck' across country. "It’s hard to see how this operation happened without authorities knowing about it, or being caught off guard. That to me is obvious."

Don't expect any justice for Haitians who were abused at the border. “No one is building a new wall or a new fence with Canada or seeking or trying to deport Canadians.”

The US maintains discriminatory immigration policies toward Haitians. We’re speaking up today to #DefendBlackImmigrants . Follow @HaitianBridge  and @Bajitweets  to take action today and every day to end @PresElectBiden’s inaction. Sign our petition here:

“They’re deporting evidence right in front of our eyes. We saw 15,000 people under a bridge, and today we see no one.” On Haitians, Del Rio, and Border Patrol’s seemingly limitless impunity:

Don't expect any justice for Haitians who were abused at the border

We need to end expelling vulnerable Haitians under #Title42 . @PresElectBiden , it’s time to re #asylumtart  our system, not close the door to our most vuln #WelcomeWithDignityr #StopDeportationFlightsable.

Last month, DHS expelled 2,324 Haitians on flights to Haiti where they will face certain suffering and danger. We are joining others in calling on @PresElectBiden  to d #DefendBlackImmigrants  more to . @temple_smiter '>Rea @temple_smiter  more in ’ @thehill  op-ed in :

It's been weeks since viral photos of Haitians being abused on the border were published. DHS promised a swift investigation. But where's the accountability?

The US maintains discriminatory immigration policies toward Haitians. We’re speaking up today to #DefendBlackImmigrants . Follow @HaitianBridge  and @Bajitweets  to learn more & visit to take action.


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This week, I sat down with the Foreign Minister of Panama. She described 80,000 Haitians heading toward the United States - all because Joe Biden and Kamala Harris are refusing to enforce the law. They have a created a public health and humanitarian crisis.

Trump, who famously desciribed Haiti as a "shithole" country while in office, says tonight on Hannity that many Haitians entering the U.S. "probably have AIDS" and letting them in "like a death wish."

"I’m unhappy, and I'm not just unhappy with the cowboys who were running down Haitians and using their reins to whip them. I'm unhappy with this administration," Rep. Maxine Waters says at a news conference on the situation at the U.S. southern border.

In the '80s and '90s, the U.S. pressured Haiti to reduce tariffs on imported rice from 50 percent to 3 percent, in order to expand the market for subsidized Arkansas rice. Haiti's self-sufficient agricultural economy, which employed a majority of Haitians, was destroyed.

The treatment of Haitians at our border is unconscionable and goes against the very ideals that should define America. Everyone who represents the United States government should be treating these people with the respect and dignity they deserve.

@sunny : "The White House has promised to bring 95,000 Afghans here, and I'm not saying they shouldn't be brought here because they should be…, but if you can bring 95,000 Afghans here, then why are you sending 86 Haitians back... to a country that has been devastated?"

Thread: A day in the migrant camp of about 14,000, mainly Haitians, near the border bridge in Del Rio, Texas.

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Right now, thousands of people in Haiti are injured and even more are homeless after an earthquake hit the island on Saturday. If you’re looking for ways to make a difference, here are some organizations that are helping Haitians recover and rebuild.

? #Zakharova : #Haiti  ??  has entered a new period of political instability and the largest ever social and economic crisis. #Russia  ??  is ready to help Haitians restore political stability, maintain internal security and train personnel.

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Christina Ponthieux, 13, is fighting to maintain Temporary Protected Status for Haitians, like her parents, who could face deportation under Trump. Her parents, both nurses, have lived in the U.S. since 1999. "Terminating TPS would affect all of us, especially kids like me."