FYI — CREDO Action, which forced former DHS head Kevin McAleenan offstage last week in Georgetown, released the following statement addressing speculation about Ken Cuccinelli being tapped for the job: “Any henchman tapped to replace Kevin McAleenan at the Department of Homeland Security must go through the full Senate approval process as set out by… Read more
ICYMI — CREDO called out Silicon Valley for their role in spreading misinformation and hatred after news broke of a violent Trump video shown at an event hosted by a Trump-aligned group on a Trump property. Over the weekend, CREDO launched a campaign calling on Facebook to reject factually false political ads, which garnered over… Read more
ICYMI — CREDO Action released the following statement after a federal court ruled that the emergency declaration funds for Trump’s border wall was unlawful. Hundreds of thousands of CREDO members called on Congress to lift Trump’s illegal emergency declaration earlier this year. “The courts are doing their constitutional duty by providing a much-needed check on… Read more
Credo Action, the group that organized the protest, rejected any criticism of its actions however, saying institutions that feature Trump administration officials could “expect to hear from us.” “No Trump henchmen should be given a platform to spread hatred or defend the racist, xenophobic policies put into place by Donald Trump and Stephen Miller,” Nicole… Read more
The protest, organized by CREDO Action, Sanctuary DMV, and other groups, spilled out to the front of the building — a dozen students from the Georgetown University Law Center also demonstrated outside– with additional support from more than 350 others who’d signed a petition asking the university to disinvite McAleenan from the conference.
One of the protesters, a member of the liberal activist group Credo Action, later blamed the organizers for giving McAleenan a stage to argue for the administration’s hard-line immigration policies. “No Trump henchmen should be given a platform to spread hatred or defend the racist, xenophobic policies put into place by Donald Trump and Stephen… Read more