unaccompanied minors border
They're fleeing countries like Afghanistan, Syria and Somalia.
A total of 10,588 unaccompanied children crossed the U.S.-Mexico border in October and November, federal statistics show.
Last year's decline in border apprehensions has been reversed.
Overall, using the term "human" has been disingenuous all along because our government's role in addressing this child influx are false gestures that only attempt to "help" while leaving structural inequalities intact.
Our government isn't really invested in the well being of these children since our policies have played a great role in making them live as adults and placing them in harm's way all their lives.
Why such different regard from the government between these children and their parents when poverty, just like wealth, knows no age, but is rather inherited?
As the administration strains to handle the humanitarian crisis of nearly 63,000 unaccompanied minors caught crossing the
While Obama has signaled that he would be willing to change the law, he did not propose doing so in conjunction with his
When I was a 3rd year law student at Georgetown, I represented dozens and dozens of clients, argued motions, did pleas and sentencings, tried many bench trials, and a jury trial for a client charged with carrying a deadly weapon. My work did not cost the taxpayers a dime.
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