|2015.06.16||In a speech announcing his Presidential campaign, Trump refers to Mexican Americans as criminals and rapists. washingtonpost.com (See also 2016 Campaign)|
|2015.06.25||Univision cuts ties with Donald Trump's Miss USA pageant over racist remarks. latimes.com (See also 2016 Campaign, Feuds, Mexico, Trump Business)|
|2015.06.28||Trump says he will force the people of Mexico to build a border wall. msnbc.com (See also 2016 Campaign, Mexico)|
|2015.06.29||NBC cuts business ties with Donald Trump after he calls Mexicans rapists and criminals. businessinsider.com (See also 2016 Campaign, Trump Business)|
|2015.07.01||Serta announces they will stop selling Trump brand mattresses due to Trump's racist comments. bloomberg.com (See also 2016 Campaign, Trump Business, Feuds)|
|2015.07.02||Trump defends his anti-Mexican comments with, "Well someone is doing the raping. Who is doing the raping?" cnn.com (See also 2016 Campaign)|
|2015.07.04||Trump says he didn't expect backlash from comments to be so serve. cbsnews.com (See also 2016 Campaign)|
|2015.07.07||PVH Corp. discontinues Trump menswear line in response to Trump making racist anti-Mexican comments. forbes.com (See also 2016 Campaign, Trump Business, Feuds)|
|2015.07.12||Trump says at rally that Mexicans are. “Taking our Jobs” and “Killing Us." slate.com (See also Mecio, 2016 Campaign)|
|2015.08.21||Trump is asked to comment about two of his supporters who brutally beat and urinated on a homeless man while saying, “Donald Trump was right, all these illegals need to be deported,” Trump responds to the question with, "The people who are following me are very passionate. They love this country and they want this country to be great again. " washingtonpost.com (See also Americans in Poverty, Racism, 2016 Campaign, Hate Crimes, Trump Effect)|
|2015.08.25||Univision news anchor Jorge Ramos is ejected from a Trump news conference in Dubuque, IW cnn.com (See also 2016 Campaign)|
|2016.02.11||Trump and Univision come to confidential settlement over Trump's $500 million lawsuit, which he filed after Univision canceled its plans to broadcast Trump's Miss USA pageant in retaliation for derogatory comments Trump made about Mexican immigrants. fortune.com (See also Feuds, Immigrants)|
|2017.01.25||Mexican politicians and public officals demand that President Peña Nieto cancel Trump visit in retaliation for Trump's border wall executive order. theguardian.com (See also Mexico Wall)|
|2017.01.25||Trump is set to unveil plans to build a border wall between the United States and Mexico, but there is a question of where the money will come from to pay for it. bloomberg.com (See also First 100 Days, Mexico Wall)|
|2017.01.25||Trump signs an executive order on Sanctuary Cities that vaguely declares it illegal to "facilitate the presence of aliens." univision.com (See also Immigration, Immigrants, First 100 Days, Fascism)|
This could mean helping undocumented immigrants now a crime under Trump.
|2017.01.25||Trump signs executive order to begin Mexico border wall and cut funding from sanctuary cities in immigration crackdown. theguardian.com (See also First 100 Days, Mexico Wall, Immigration, Sanctuary Cities, Immigrants)|
|2017.02.15||The first "DREAMer"—a person covered by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA—has been taken into custody in immigrant crackdown under Trump administration. reuters.com (See also Immigration)|
|2017.02.16||A 23-year-old DACA work permit holder in Seattle faces immigration removal proceedings after his arrest and the termination of his "dreamer" status in part because of a gang tattoo that says "Peace" in Spanish. theguardian.com (See also First 100 Days, Immigration, Immigrants)|
|2017.08.01||Justice Department officials are planning a new project to investigate and sue universities over affirmative action admissions policies they determine discriminate against white applicants. washingtonpost.com (See also Department of Justice, Jeff Sessions, Black Americans, Asian Americans, Department of Education)|
|2018.03.29||A federal judge in Brooklyn said Donald Trump’s language had created a “plausible inference” that the decision to end DACA violated the equal protection clause of the Constitution, and that a lawsuit protecting these young undocumented immigrants from deportation could continue. nytimes.com (See also Immigration, Unpresidential Behavior, Legal Activity)|
- 2016.06.02 The Atlantic's David Graham says Trump's criticism of Judge Gonzalo Curiel is troubling on multiple levels. (The Atlantic)
"As my colleague Peter Beinart, among other observers, has pointed out, Trump’s demand that an unblemished judge step down from the case amounts to an attack on the independence of the American judiciary."
- 2016.06.08 Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient and former U.S. Commission on Civil Rights chairman Cruz Reynoso says "Trump's attacks on Judge Gonzalo Curiel poison the social compact of America." (Washington Post)
"Never has a dissent been based on the ethnicity of disagreeing justices, nor should it be so. Were that true, as Trump asserts, our judicial system would, in effect, be destroyed."
- 2016.07.21 The Chicago Sun-Times's Marlen Garcia says Trump is "all in" on anti-Mexican prejudice. (Chicago Sun-Times)
"This only served as a stark reminder that instead of backing off prejudiced remarks he made in June 2015 about Mexicans in America being rapists and engaging in criminal activities, Trump stayed all in."
- 2016.09.20 "Trump and the Truth: The 'Mexican' Judge" (The New Yorker)
"Who gets to be an American? Not Curiel, according to Trump, because ‘he’s a Mexican.’ And then Trump took it one step further, implying that Curiel, being a Mexican, was incapable of doing his job."