Former @CBPMarkMorgan is making the media rounds stating that Biden has brought back “catch & release”. & that it will encourage more “illegal immigration.” FYI: it is asylum law that once an asylum seeker has passed criminal records checks, they are to NOT be 1)
2) detained or separated from their families per the 1980 Refugee Act of the US. This is the law. Trump and Morgan were violating the law with MPP, Zero Tolerance, Family Separation and Indefinite Detention. The act also states that where an asylum seeker crosses
3) the border (inspected or not) is not a consideration because they are fleeing for their lives. This is also consistent with the US Constitution’s 14th Amendment Equal Protection Clause which the Supreme Court has ruled 3x also applies to non-citizens as well. That is the truth

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5 Feb
1) John Paul Markowitz died in @USBPChief custody a year ago. His family still does not know why. Border Patrol claims he died of an overdose but that’s what they said about Anastacio Hernandez Rojas and they beat him to death. It’s important to note that Markowitz 1)
2) was pulled over by @USBPChief agents because he was behind another car that contained undocumented migrants. Markowitz’ car had no one else in his car other than himself. Agents claim he had a small amount of drugs in his car. This is why @SBCCoalition has fought so hard
3) to bring out the truth of Anastacio’s case. While we do not know what happened to Markowitz, we can clearly see @USBPChief is covering up for something and that CBP OPR is stalling for a death they claim is just an overdose. Did their CIIT teams run a cleanup like they
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4 Feb
1) Wow! Case before UN Inter-American Council shows how @USBPChief himself & other @CBP leaders obstructed justice & covered up the extrajudicial killing of a migrant by over a dozen Border Patrol agents when they beat & tased him to death in 2010. His is huge.
2) Includes affidavits from high ranking @CBP accusing @USBPChief & others of crimes including running an illegal parallel investigation where agents destroyed video evidence and hid witnesses from investigators. I know this unit well.
3) It’s the Critical Incident Investigative Team. It was used to cover up evidence of agent crimes and to tell management what the FBI or other investigation teams have on the agents so they could develop a plan. It is still being used today to coverup crimes.
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27 Jan
Imagine bragging about the fact that Border Patrol only has been able to retain 5% female agents. They are right about how tough these women are. You have to be pretty fucking tough to pass that academy while standing next to your rapist everyday like I and others did. 1)
2) You have to be pretty tough to survive the Game of Smiles like some women did. google.com/amp/s/www.news…
3) You have to be very tough when an Assistant Chief rapes you and the agency allows him to retire with benefits. google.com/amp/s/www.nyti…
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14 Jan
It’s not lost on me how similar Trump & Q followers are to what Americans traditionally believe of terrorist groups. Ideologies based in hate & misogyny, claims to religious motives, cult-like devotion, willingness to murder others & leaders, social media platforms 1)
2) to spread disinformation, etc. We’ve dealt with foreign terrorism by bombing the shit out of countries they lived in and countries we claimed had ties to terrorists. We’ve killed innocent people bc we said they were harboring terrorists. What if those innocents
3) were just trying to survive those terrorists like we are today? Should we bomb the shit out of ourselves? Should we assume our domestic terrorists are a lost cause like we do with foreign terrorists? I don’t know yet what the answers t this are. I think it’s like most
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13 Jan
Hearing that Republicans are afraid to impeach this president, afraid his followers will hurt them or their families. I know a lot about this fear. It is what kept me quiet for nearly 2 decades and what nearly killed me. Whether you choose to stay quiet or openly defend him, 1)
2) it will hurt you and your family. If you refuse to take a stand against this insurrection, this white supremacy attempt at overthrowing the government, they will still come after you. Know that these people are relying on your fear. They rely on you being a coward and keeping
3) quiet. And if you do, it will eat you up as it did me. You will be forever shamed and vilified as will your family and generations after you. However, standing up against white supremacy and this coup will make you stronger and actually brings you closer to safety. This is
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In the last 4 years, we’ve heard extensively about how Trump is a bully, a narcissist, an abuser. This is all true, but I think we also should realize that his supporters, especially those within government that have made all of this happen are as well. We’re not just dealing 1)
2) with one narcissist or bully. We’re dealing with many who’ve found their Bully in Chief in Trump. These are the people who are now calling for forgiveness and unity without accountability. This is how abusers and narcissists roll. It’s their game.
3) The one thing I’ve learned in dealing with people like this is that if you do not hold them accountable, if you do not ensure they pay for their crimes, they will keep coming back. They do not learn lessons. They only see openings to once again take advantage.
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