“MARÍA CELESTE ARRARÁS: Something is happening in the country that we haven’t seen in many years — an anti-immigrant sentiment that is turning violent. For many, this is a result of the negative rhetoric from the presidential campaign. What is certain is that the examples of hate against immigrants are increasing from coast to coast. And this attitude has a name: xenophobia.” MORE
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In an interview with Reuters published on Wednesday, presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said he will release an economic plan in two weeks that will undo nearly all of the financial reforms that went into effect in 2010.
“I would say it’ll be close to a dismantling of Dodd-Frank,” he said, naming the financial reform package. “Dodd-Frank is a very negative force, which has developed a very bad name.” MORE