Daily Archives: April 2, 2019

2019-04-02: News Headlines

teleSUR (2019-04-02). Mexico's Authorities Rescue 338 Migrants in Chiapas. telesurenglish.net Mexican authorities rescued 338 Central American migrants aboard five buses in Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas, the Attorney General's Office (FGR) said Tuesday. | RELATED: | Mexico's AMLO Says He'll 'Act Prudent' To Border Closing | The migrants included 181 adults and 157 minors from Honduras, Guatemala, El Salvador and Nicaragua, as well as one person from Cuba. The migrants were being transported in five passenger buses by traffickers, the FGR reported. | During the rescue mission, 15 peo…

Daniel Costa (2019-04-02). Congress and Trump Discover Bipartisanship on Immigration—But Only to Increase H-2B Visas for Captive and Underpaid Migrant Workers. commondreams.org Rodolfo Godinez, from left, Alfredo Rosas Mendoza and Samuel Jimenez, who are all working in the U.S. on H-2B visas, haul gravel July 20, 2017, for Jimenez & Sons Landscaping at a project at a home in Lemont. (Photo: Terrence Antonio James/Chicago Tribune) | www.commondreams.org/sites/default/files…

Ruth Conniff (2019-04-02). Trump's Dangerous, Dishonest Game on the U.S.-Mexico Border. commondreams.org U.S. industries—especially agriculture but also construction, food service, and hospitality—are heavily dependent on Mexican and Central American labor. (Photo: Wikicommons) | www.commondreams.org/sites/default/files…

Ruth Conniff (2019-04-02). Trump's Dangerous, Dishonest Game on the U.S.-Mexico Border. progressive.org Trump is the mean drunk at the family dinner, throwing his weight around, hurling insults and threats, while everyone cringes and hopes that his rage will subside, knowing that nothing good will come from a confrontation.

teleSUR (2019-04-02). Mexico's AMLO Says He'll 'Act Prudent' To Border Closing. telesurenglish.net Mexico's president, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) says he's going to "act with prudence" regarding U.S. President Donald Trump's threat to shut their shared border. | RELATED: | US Congress Fails to Override Veto, Border Wall Emergency Stays | During his Monday morning daily public address, AMLO said he can't talk about an issue that hasn't happened and wouldn't speculate about the possible border closure. | "If I answer that question (about the border stoppage)," the pres…

Ilana Novick (2019-04-02). Border Patrol Visit Protest Lands Arizona Students in Hot Water. truthdig.com Two students at the University of Arizona will face misdemeanor charges after a video showing them protesting an appearance by Customs and Border Protection officials on their campus went viral, Rachel Leingang reports in the Arizona Republic. | As Border Patrol agents gave a presentation on March 19 to the Criminal Justice Association, a student club, some outside the event recorded the presentation and shouted "Murder Patrol," "murder…

STAFF (2019-04-02). Donald Trump's Only Strategy Is to Create Crisis and Claim to Fix It. truthout.org "I alone can fix it." | Donald Trump's declaration during his nomination acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention in 2016 was ostensibly meant to sell the political neophyte as uniquely situated to solve the intransigence that has plagued both parties. But in practice, another Trump tagline — "I love chaos" — has served as the president's prevalent guidance since his party took huge losses in the midterms. | First, he needlessly shut down the federal government to make a case for his border wall. Now, unhappy with the accelerating rate of illegal border crossings, Trump is threatenin…

WSWS (2019-04-02). Australia: Al Jazeera investigation targets right-wing One Nation party. wsws.org The program had the character of a politically-motivated sting operation, aimed at destroying the right-wing, anti-immigrant party.

Eoin Higgins (2019-04-02). Progressives, Democrats, and Pope Sound Alarm Over Trump's Threat to Close Border. theantimedia.com (CD) — President Donald Trump's threat to close the southern border was met with criticism and concern from politicians, activists, the public—and Pope Francis. Trump is taking the action, he said, because of what he believes is a crisis in drug smuggling and human trafficking. In remarks to reporters Sunday on the papal plane en route from Morocco …

John Carlos Frey (2019-04-02). Why the Real Migration Crisis Is in Central America. zcomm.org President Trump has announced the United States will cut off funding to the so-called Northern Triangle countries of Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador…

WSWS (2019-04-02). Christchurch terrorist's fascist manifesto promotes trade unions. wsws.org The fascist gunman Brenton Tarrant, who killed 50 people at two mosques in New Zealand, advocates the anti-immigrant, nationalist policies of the trade unions.

RT (2019-04-02). Marco Rubio inflames Twitter by mixing Bible verses with regime change calls. rt.com Florida Senator Marco Rubio's social media output is a real mixed bag. In between odes to regime change in Venezuela and paeans to border security, Rubio dropped in some words from the good book, to mixed reaction. |

Marcelo M. Suárez-Orozco — Nancy Scheper-Hughes (2019-04-01). America's Dirty War on Immigrant Children. counterpunch.org "These aren't people. These are animals" — Donald Trump, May 17, 2018 President Trump is right about one thing: there is an emergency; indeed we would call it a humanitarian catastrophe at the U.S. Southern Border.[1] It is also a demographic, political and moral catastrophe. However, the chaotic 'solutions' devised by former Attorney General Sessions and More

Massoud Nayeri (2019-04-01). Fascistic Talks and Deeds Wrapped in the American Flag: "The Fear Doctrine", Immigrant Families, Asylum Seekers, Babies Caged under a Bridge. globalresearch.ca After every disaster, when a reporter asks the survivors about their experiences, some with the utmost honesty and astonishment answer: "We never thought it would happen to us." | Americans are shocked to see that immigrant families, asylum seekers, babies being …

Jedediah Britton-Purdy (2019-04-01). The Myth of the American Frontier. thenation.com The Myth of the American Frontier…

WSWS (2019-04-01). Trump threatens to shut US-Mexico border, cuts aid to Central America. wsws.org The Trump administration is cutting off $600 million in aid to Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador, while threatening to devastate the economy of Mexico by closing the US-Mexico border.

RT (2019-04-01). 'Builders of walls become prisoners': Pope Francis knocks Trump's plans for border barrier. rt.com Pope Francis warned leaders who want to erect barriers to keep migrants out that they "will end up becoming prisoners of the walls they build."

Democracy Now! (2019-04-01). Headlines for April 1, 2019. democracynow.org Trump Announces Aid Cuts to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras, Trump Threatens to Close U.S.-Mexico Border, Outrage as Border Patrol Holds Asylum Seekers Underneath El Paso Bridge, Sepsis Was Cause of 7-Year-Old Guatemalan Girl's Death in U.S. Custody, Gov't Temporarily Extends Protected Immigration Status for Liberians, Judge Blocks Trump Order, Reinstates Arctic Drilling Ban, U.K.: Brexit Crisis Deepens as Lawmakers Fail to Back Deal, Gaza: Israeli Forces Kill 4 on Great March of Return Anniversary, Ukraine: Comedian Takes Hefty Lead in Presidential Vote Tally, Slovakia: Environmentalist Becomes First Female…

ACLU (2019-03-31). Rights for All Will Put Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Front and Center in the 2020 Presidential Race. aclu.org The ACLU will press the candidates for president to adopt bold policies that advance civil liberties in the run-up to the 2020 election. | Jose Ivan Parga is a member of a multi-status, Mexican-immigrant family in Minnesota. Even though he is a citizen, every day he witnesses the fear and uncertainty that his extended family has because of their immigration status. For decades they have worked, worshiped, and raised families in the state. Yet at any moment, immigration agents could — and have — detained a member of his family without warning or cause, despite their deep roots in the community. With no…

Aaron Miguel Cantú (2019-03-31). How Trump's Border Wall Perpetuates the Legacy of Colonialism on the Rio Grande. theintercept.com It's Friday at dusk on a long stretch of dirt road in Hidalgo County, Texas, about a mile north of the Rio Grande and Mexico. Orange light gleams through a single palm tree towering over hardwood mesquites. Land speculators imported palms to the Rio Grande Valley a century ago to attract white American settlers to the region, and they loom especially high above dense thornscrub below. | I'm walking to my car with Christopher Basaldú, who's lived in a nearby tent for over a month in…

RT (2019-03-31). Trump cuts aid to '3 Mexican countries': Fox & Friends mocked for geography blunder. rt.com Fox & Friends displayed a graphic on Sunday referring to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras as "3 Mexican countries." The hosts swiftly apologized for the blunder, but the show and the network were not spared online mockery.

unitedEditor (2019-03-30). Why local elections in Turkey could have a serious impact around the world. uwidata.com The atmosphere around the upcoming Turkish municipal elections scheduled for March 31th almost make it seem like the country is preparing to elect a new president: tensions are high, and interests extend far beyond the border. All of the major international players, primarily the United States and the Europeans, are closely monitoring the elections, anxiously …

Democracy Now! (2019-03-28). Headlines for March 28, 2019. democracynow.org Boeing to Update Software Implicated in Crashes of 737 MAX Jets, Federal Judge Strikes Down Medicaid Work Requirements, Migrant Asylum Seekers in El Paso Detained in Open-Air Parking Lot, Trump Says Puerto Rico Received Too Much Aid After Hurricane Maria, Florida Police Identify Second Parkland Survivor Who Died by Suicide, Rep. Ilhan Omar Challenges Trump Admin Rule Easing Overseas Gun Sales, NRA Advised Far-Right Australian Party on Overturning Gun Controls, NRA Official Reached Out to Sandy Hook Conspiracy Theorist, Charlottesville Murderer James Alex Fields Pleads Guilty to Hate Crimes, Facebook to Ban White…

ACLU (2019-03-28). When Taking a Walk at Night Was an Act of Civil Disobedience. aclu.org Oregon remembers Minoru Yasui, a civil rights icon who broke the law to protest the curfews put on Japanese Americans at the start of World War II. | Seventy-six years ago, Minoru "Min" Yasui sat in a cell at the Multnomah County Jail in Oregon when he read a newspaper article detailing how Walter Pierce, the state's former governor and U.S. congressman, called for Japanese immigrants in the United States to be sent to Japan. Ever the racist and xenophobe, Pierce wasn't done. He even suggested revoking birthright citizens…

ACLU (2019-03-27). The Department of Homeland Security's Attack on Asylum Seekers at the Border Continues. aclu.org The U.S. is systematically violating the rights of asylum seekers and turning them back into Mexico where they are often abused. | In a desperate attempt to escape immediate threats to their life, the Castro* family fled their home country of El Salvador, hoping to make it to the U.S.-Mexico border to seek refuge. What they found instead at the port of entry in Eagle Pass, Texas, were cruel U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers and no protection to be found. | After being physically pushed back into Mexico by CBP officers, the Castro family was told that they must get on a list in Mexico and wait. In…

Swathi Shanmugasundaram (2019-03-18). FAIR Board Member, Immigration Hardliner Sheriffs Appear With President Trump As He Vetoes Resolution To Block National Emergency. splcenter.org President Donald Trump was joined by sheriffs with ties to anti-immigrant hate group Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) last Friday as he vetoed legislation overturning his declaration of a national emergency and took a moment to deny a rise in white nationalism following the massacre at a mosque in New Zealand.

fernando_santamaria (2019-03-15). On politically correct tihiking, gender violence, prostititution and (perhaps) the #me too movement. zcomm.org The initiatives that become motto and emblem for the initiatives of public administrations in Galicia, and I imagine that in most of the"civilized world" world, I think almost always border on the absurd. In Galicia, which comes from a matriarchy and is traditionally little exposed to violence against women, public advertising campaigns against gender violence Read more…

2019-04-02: Social Media Postees

Mexico's Authorities Rescue 338 Migrants in Chiapas
teleSUR | telesurenglish.net | 2019-04-02
Mexican authorities rescued 338 Central American migrants aboard five buses in Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas, the Attorney General's Office (FGR) said Tuesday. | RELATED: | Mexico's AMLO Says He'll 'Act Prudent' To Border Closing | The migrants included 181 adults and 157 minors from Honduras, Guatemala, El Salvador and Nicaragua, as well as one person from Cuba. The migrants were being transported in five passenger buses by traffickers, the FGR reported. | During the rescue mission, 15 peo…
telesurenglish.net/news/Mexicos-Authorit…

Congress and Trump Discover Bipartisanship on Immigration—But Only to Increase H-2B Visas for Captive and Underpaid Migrant Workers
Daniel Costa | commondreams.org | 2019-04-02
Rodolfo Godinez, from left, Alfredo Rosas Mendoza and Samuel Jimenez, who are all working in the U.S. on H-2B visas, haul gravel July 20, 2017, for Jimenez & Sons Landscaping at a project at a home in Lemont. (Photo: Terrence Antonio James/Chicago Tribune) | www.commondreams.org/sites/default/files…
commondreams.org/views/2019/04/02/congre…

Trump's Dangerous, Dishonest Game on the U.S.-Mexico Border
Ruth Conniff | commondreams.org | 2019-04-02
U.S. industries—especially agriculture but also construction, food service, and hospitality—are heavily dependent on Mexican and Central American labor. (Photo: Wikicommons) | www.commondreams.org/sites/default/files…
commondreams.org/views/2019/04/02/trumps…

Donald Trump's Only Strategy Is to Create Crisis and Claim to Fix It
STAFF | truthout.org | 2019-04-02
"I alone can fix it." | Donald Trump's declaration during his nomination acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention in 2016 was ostensibly meant to sell the political neophyte as uniquely situated to solve the intransigence that has plagued both parties. But in practice, another Trump tagline — "I love chaos" — has served as the president's prevalent guidance since his party took huge losses in the midterms. | First, he needlessly shut down the federal government to make a case for his border wall. Now, unhappy with the accelerating rate of illegal border crossings, Trump is threatenin…
truthout.org/articles/donald-trumps-only…

Trump's Dangerous, Dishonest Game on the U.S.-Mexico Border
Ruth Conniff | progressive.org | 2019-04-02
Trump is the mean drunk at the family dinner, throwing his weight around, hurling insults and threats, while everyone cringes and hopes that his rage will subside, knowing that nothing good will come from a confrontation.
progressive.org/dispatches/trumps-danger…

Mexico's AMLO Says He'll 'Act Prudent' To Border Closing
teleSUR | telesurenglish.net | 2019-04-02
Mexico's president, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador (AMLO) says he's going to "act with prudence" regarding U.S. President Donald Trump's threat to shut their shared border. | RELATED: | US Congress Fails to Override Veto, Border Wall Emergency Stays | During his Monday morning daily public address, AMLO said he can't talk about an issue that hasn't happened and wouldn't speculate about the possible border closure. | "If I answer that question (about the border stoppage)," the pres…
telesurenglish.net/news/Mexicos-AMLO-Say…

Border Patrol Visit Protest Lands Arizona Students in Hot Water
Ilana Novick | truthdig.com | 2019-04-02
Two students at the University of Arizona will face misdemeanor charges after a video showing them protesting an appearance by Customs and Border Protection officials on their campus went viral, Rachel Leingang reports in the Arizona Republic. | As Border Patrol agents gave a presentation on March 19 to the Criminal Justice Association, a student club, some outside the event recorded the presentation and shouted "Murder Patrol," "murder…
truthdig.com/articles/border-patrol-visi…

Why the Real Migration Crisis Is in Central America
John Carlos Frey | zcomm.org | 2019-04-02
President Trump has announced the United States will cut off funding to the so-called Northern Triangle countries of Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador…
zcomm.org/znetarticle/why-the-real-migra…

Progressives, Democrats, and Pope Sound Alarm Over Trump's Threat to Close Border
Eoin Higgins | theantimedia.com | 2019-04-02
(CD) — President Donald Trump's threat to close the southern border was met with criticism and concern from politicians, activists, the public–and Pope Francis. Trump is taking the action, he said, because of what he believes is a crisis in drug smuggling and human trafficking. In remarks to reporters Sunday on the papal plane en route from Morocco …

Progressives, Democrats, and Pope Sound Alarm Over Trump's Threat to Close Border

Christchurch terrorist's fascist manifesto promotes trade unions
WSWS | wsws.org | 2019-04-02
The fascist gunman Brenton Tarrant, who killed 50 people at two mosques in New Zealand, advocates the anti-immigrant, nationalist policies of the trade unions.
www.wsws.org/en/articles/2019/04/02/nzta…

Australia: Al Jazeera investigation targets right-wing One Nation party
WSWS | wsws.org | 2019-04-02
The program had the character of a politically-motivated sting operation, aimed at destroying the right-wing, anti-immigrant party.
www.wsws.org/en/articles/2019/04/02/hans…

Marco Rubio inflames Twitter by mixing Bible verses with regime change calls
RT | rt.com | 2019-04-02
Florida Senator Marco Rubio's social media output is a real mixed bag. In between odes to regime change in Venezuela and paeans to border security, Rubio dropped in some words from the good book, to mixed reaction. | …
rt.com/usa/455353-marco-rubio-bible-twee…

Why the Real Migration Crisis Is in Central America, Not at the Southern U.S. Border
Democracy Now! | democracynow.org | 2019-04-01
President Trump has announced the United States will cut off funding to the so-called Northern Triangle countries of Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador that are the primary source of a wave of migrants seeking asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border, including caravans of families with children. He is also threatening to close the border with Mexico.‚Ä® This comes after Trump declared a national emergency to justify redirecting money earmarked for the military to pay for building a wall at the border. ‚Ä®We speak with John Carlos Frey, award-winning investigative reporter and "PBS NewsHour…
www.democracynow.org/2019/4/1/why_the_re…

Fascistic Talks and Deeds Wrapped in the American Flag: "The Fear Doctrine", Immigrant Families, Asylum Seekers, Babies Caged under a Bridge
Massoud Nayeri | globalresearch.ca | 2019-04-01
After every disaster, when a reporter asks the survivors about their experiences, some with the utmost honesty and astonishment answer: "We never thought it would happen to us." | Americans are shocked to see that immigrant families, asylum seekers, babies being …
globalresearch.ca/fascistic-talks-and-de…

America's Dirty War on Immigrant Children
Marcelo M. Suárez-Orozco — Nancy Scheper-Hughes | counterpunch.org | 2019-04-01
"These aren't people. These are animals" — Donald Trump, May 17, 2018 President Trump is right about one thing: there is an emergency; indeed we would call it a humanitarian catastrophe at the U.S. Southern Border.[1] It is also a demographic, political and moral catastrophe. However, the chaotic 'solutions' devised by former Attorney General Sessions and…
counterpunch.org/2019/04/01/americas-dir…

The Myth of the American Frontier
Jedediah Britton-Purdy | thenation.com | 2019-04-01
The Myth of the American Frontier…
thenation.com/article/greg-grandin-end-o…

Trump threatens to shut US-Mexico border, cuts aid to Central America
WSWS | wsws.org | 2019-04-01
The Trump administration is cutting off $600 million in aid to Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador, while threatening to devastate the economy of Mexico by closing the US-Mexico border.
www.wsws.org/en/articles/2019/04/01/bord…

'Builders of walls become prisoners': Pope Francis knocks Trump's plans for border barrier
RT | rt.com | 2019-04-01
Pope Francis warned leaders who want to erect barriers to keep migrants out that they "will end up becoming prisoners of the walls they build." | …
rt.com/usa/455286-pope-migrant-wall-crit…

Rights for All Will Put Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Front and Center in the 2020 Presidential Race
ACLU | aclu.org | 2019-03-31
The ACLU will press the candidates for president to adopt bold policies that advance civil liberties in the run-up to the 2020 election. | Jose Ivan Parga is a member of a multi-status, Mexican-immigrant family in Minnesota. Even though he is a citizen, every day he witnesses the fear and uncertainty that his extended family has because of their immigration status. For decades they have worked, worshiped, and raised families in the state. Yet at any moment, immigration agents could — and have — detained a member of his family without warning or cause, despite their deep roots in the community. With no…
aclu.org/blog/executive-branch/rights-al…

How Trump's Border Wall Perpetuates the Legacy of Colonialism on the Rio Grande
Aaron Miguel Cantú | theintercept.com | 2019-03-31
It's Friday at dusk on a long stretch of dirt road in Hidalgo County, Texas, about a mile north of the Rio Grande and Mexico. Orange light gleams through a single palm tree towering over hardwood mesquites. Land speculators imported palms to the Rio Grande Valley a century ago to attract white American settlers to the region, and they loom especially high above dense thornscrub below. | I'm walking to my car with Christopher Basaldú, who's lived in a nearby tent for over a month in…
theintercept.com/2019/03/31/border-wall-…

Trump cuts aid to '3 Mexican countries': Fox & Friends mocked for geography blunder
RT | rt.com | 2019-03-31
Fox & Friends displayed a graphic on Sunday referring to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras as "3 Mexican countries." The hosts swiftly apologized for the blunder, but the show and the network were not spared online mockery. | …
rt.com/usa/455214-fox-friends-mexican-co…

Why local elections in Turkey could have a serious impact around the world
unitedEditor | uwidata.com | 2019-03-30
The atmosphere around the upcoming Turkish municipal elections scheduled for March 31th almost make it seem like the country is preparing to elect a new president: tensions are high, and interests extend far beyond the border. All of the major international players, primarily the United States and the Europeans, are closely monitoring the elections, anxiously …
uwidata.com/2904-why-local-elections-in-…

Headlines for March 28, 2019
Democracy Now! | democracynow.org | 2019-03-28
Boeing to Update Software Implicated in Crashes of 737 MAX Jets, Federal Judge Strikes Down Medicaid Work Requirements, Migrant Asylum Seekers in El Paso Detained in Open-Air Parking Lot, Trump Says Puerto Rico Received Too Much Aid After Hurricane Maria, Florida Police Identify Second Parkland Survivor Who Died by Suicide, Rep. Ilhan Omar Challenges Trump Admin Rule Easing Overseas Gun Sales, NRA Advised Far-Right Australian Party on Overturning Gun Controls, NRA Official Reached Out to Sandy Hook Conspiracy Theorist, Charlottesville Murderer James Alex Fields Pleads Guilty to Hate Crimes, Facebook to Ban White…
www.democracynow.org/2019/3/28/headlines

When Taking a Walk at Night Was an Act of Civil Disobedience
ACLU | aclu.org | 2019-03-28
Oregon remembers Minoru Yasui, a civil rights icon who broke the law to protest the curfews put on Japanese Americans at the start of World War II. | Seventy-six years ago, Minoru "Min" Yasui sat in a cell at the Multnomah County Jail in Oregon when he read a newspaper article detailing how Walter Pierce, the state's former governor and U.S. congressman, called for Japanese immigrants in the United States to be sent to Japan. Ever the racist and xenophobe, Pierce wasn't done. He even suggested revoking birthright citizens…
aclu.org/blog/immigrants-rights/when-tak…

The Department of Homeland Security's Attack on Asylum Seekers at the Border Continues
ACLU | aclu.org | 2019-03-27
The U.S. is systematically violating the rights of asylum seekers and turning them back into Mexico where they are often abused. | In a desperate attempt to escape immediate threats to their life, the Castro* family fled their home country of El Salvador, hoping to make it to the U.S.-Mexico border to seek refuge. What they found instead at the port of entry in Eagle Pass, Texas, were cruel U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers and no protection to be found. | After being physically pushed back into Mexico by CBP officers, the Castro family was told that they must get on a list in Mexico and wait. In…
aclu.org/blog/immigrants-rights/departme…

FAIR Board Member, Immigration Hardliner Sheriffs Appear With President Trump As He Vetoes Resolution To Block National Emergency
Swathi Shanmugasundaram | splcenter.org | 2019-03-18
President Donald Trump was joined by sheriffs with ties to anti-immigrant hate group Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) last Friday as he vetoed legislation overturning his declaration of a national emergency and took a moment to deny a rise in white nationalism following the massacre at a mosque in New Zealand.
splcenter.org/hatewatch/2019/03/19/fair-…

On politically correct tihiking, gender violence, prostititution and (perhaps) the #me too movement
fernando_santamaria | zcomm.org | 2019-03-15
The initiatives that become motto and emblem for the initiatives of public administrations in Galicia, and I imagine that in most of the"civilized world" world, I think almost always border on the absurd. In Galicia, which comes from a matriarchy and is traditionally little exposed to violence against women, public advertising campaigns against gender violence Read…
zcomm.org/zblogs/on-politically-correct-…