Even though Kirstjen Nielsen oversaw hard-line immigration policies like family separation, she reportedly clashed with President Trump while serving as secretary of homeland security. Here & Now's Robin Young talks with NPR national political correspondent Mara Liasson for the latest. Also, the identity of the last survivor of the last American slave ship has been revealed. Redoshi, given the slave name Sally Smith, was kidnapped at the age of 12 from Benin, a country in West Africa, and sold into slavery. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's April 8, 2019 full broadcast. You can read and hear more at hereandnow.org, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook.
This program aired on April 8, 2019.