“Mr. López Obrador’s administration, which came into office saying it would not cooperate with Mr. Trump’s anti-immigration agenda, has gone along with it on several fronts, including accepting women and children despite earlier promises to take only adult male asylum seekers." This article explores the ways in which the Mexican president, called "AMLO" for his initials, is collaborating with and furthering the reach of Trump's policies on migrants.
Sometimes statistics about immigration can seem contradictory or confusing. This article dives into some of those numbers, focusing on the rapidly increasing number of asylum requests among individuals seeking entry into the United States.