As a matter of recent policy, agents of the American government take children from their parents’ arms at our southern border. They are kept at separate facilities for indeterminate periods of time. The parents are jailed and the children are put in the care of non-governmental agencies, sometimes in other states. It is hard to … Continue reading A moral crisis grips the US border. Yet the religious right is shamefully silent | Marilynne Robinson | Opinion | The Guardian
That is a title to a post that I never thought I would have to write. It's something I never wanted to write - because I didn't want it be true. But here's the reality: Previously, the US Customs and Border patrols would, I've been told, keep children with their parents when they arrive at … Continue reading The US is violating the Human Rights of Children – and the UN is calling us out on it.
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