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The Supreme Court dealt a huge blow to one of President Trump's biggest campaign promises by blocking his attempt to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA).

The decision allows over 800,000 DACA recipients, also known as "Dreamers," to avoid deportation. Dreamers are the children of undocumented immigrants who were brought to the country under the age of 16 and who arrived by 2007.

These are young people who are completely integrated into American society and have little connection to their country of birth. So Trump's attempt to send them back to a place where they have no connection or resources was one of the most malicious acts of his cruel presidency.

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