ProPublica Archives

“Take my Life Away” – Detained Immigrant Children are Contemplating Suicide in Shelters

September 6, 2018

This is the hopeless situation they are finding themselves in without parents or proper treatment.

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When Pipeline Companies Ignore Environmental Rules, Trump’s Government Drops the Rules

August 14, 2018

Agencies charged with protecting the people and the land, are doing the opposite.

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Trump Has Quietly Been Appointing More Corrupt People to Administration Positions

August 9, 2018

The Trump Administration is doing some covert appointments.

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The Dark Truth About Immigrant Child Shelters – “If You’re a Predator, It’s a Gold Mine”

July 30, 2018

The abuse of children at these immigrant centers is even worse than we thought.

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5 Ways Trump’s MS13 Rhetoric Has ‘No Connection’ to Reality, According to an Expert

June 27, 2018

In his desperation to find a Mexican scapegoat, Trump has (unsurprisingly) botched the facts.

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So-called ‘Billionaire’ Trump’s Company is Pleading Poverty to Get Tax Breaks

April 13, 2018

Trump’s Company Is Suing Towns Across the Country to Get Breaks on Taxes — “Trump, Inc.” Podcast Find “Trump, Inc.” wherever you get your podcasts. President Donald Trump is famous for bragging about his net worth. Publicly, he claims he’s…

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He Was Betrayed by ICE, And Now He’s Marked for Death — But Wants His Story Told

April 11, 2018

The Challenges of reporting on a Teenager Marked for Death by Hannah Dreier ProPublica How do you write about a teenager who wants his story told, when there is no safe way to tell it? That was the dilemma we…

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Exposed: the Dubious Trump Appointee Secretly Behind Push to Add Controversial Census Question

March 12, 2018

By Justin Elliott, Propublica. In December, the Department of Justice requested that the Census Bureau add a question to the 2020 survey that would ask respondents to reveal whether or not they are U.S. citizens. Since ProPublica first reported the DOJ’s…

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