Rithana Mompremier, sophomore in agricultural engineering, made three moves with her family back and forth from the United States and Haiti, all before the age of six. Once returning back to Haiti at the age of six, Mompremier lived stayed in Haiti until she turned 18 and returned to the United States to pursue her undergraduate degree.

The Trump administration will end a humanitarian program, known as Temporary Protected Status (TPS), for Salvadorans. After September 2019, nearly 200,000 Salvadoran TPS beneficiaries will no longer have the permission to stay in the United States.

The House of Representatives voted Wednesday to approve the GOP “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” for a second time after the Senate parliamentarian found two provisions that would violate Senate rules.

Concerned allies, inquisitive students, faculty, staff members and those impacted filled Room 198 in Parks Library on Thursday afternoon for the “Know Your Rights” Informational Forum. This forum occurred following the decision of President Donald Trump to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, which was put in place through an executive order by former President Barack Obama.

The ruling by the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals was upheld on Tuesday in a 2-1 decision. The First Amendment right of NORML had been violated in the decision by administration to prevent production of a t-shirt including Cy and a marijuana leaf.

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