Linda Greenhouse

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Veronica Lagunas, shown with her son, is among the nearly 200,00 Salvadorans who have lost temporary permission to live in the United States that was granted in 2001. Credit Emily Berl for The New York Times

President Trump didn’t include El Salvador on his vulgar list of deplorables. But his forthcoming expulsion of nearly 200,000 Salvadorans will inflict more harm on that poor and violent country of 6.3 million people than any verbal assault. Actions speak louder than words. Haiti and the continent of Africa got off easy.

Although I usually devote this space to the Supreme Court and legal issues, this column is an exception. There is no legal issue, as far as I can tell, with the president’s cancellation of the “temporary protected status” that the George W. Bush administration granted the Salvadorans in 2001 after two devastating earthquakes.…  Seguir leyendo »