Family Separation Crisis

WASHINGTON, DC, UNITED STATES - 2018/08/20: Kirstjen Nielsen, Secretary of Homeland Security, at the Salute to Heroes of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Customs and Border Protection in the East Room of the White House on August 20, 2018. (Photo by Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)
‘Humanitarian Crisis’ Looms As Arizona Threatens To Revoke Immigrant Children Shelter Licenses
on June 19, 2018 in Tornillo, Texas.
on June 25, 2018 in Washington, DC.
on August 16, 2018 in Washington, DC.
on July 22, 2018 in El Paso, Texas.
FILE. This July 26, 2018 file photo shows people lining up to cross into the United States to begin the process of applying for asylum near the San Ysidro port of entry in Tijuana, Mexico.A federal judge has extended a freeze on deporting families separated at the U.S.-Mexico border, giving a reprieve to hundreds of children and their parents to remain in the United States.(AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File)
Representatives from faith and pro-immigration groups hold a news conference before a hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill July 31, 2018 in Washington, DC. The demonstrators plan to walkout during the hearing to highlight the Immigration Enforcement and Customs agency and Customs and Border Protection "immoral practices and ineffective efforts to reunify families."
Group of protestors rallies at a local Dept of Homeland Security Immigration Field Office, in Philadelphia, PA, on June 30, 2018. Thousands participate in a rally earlier to protest the Trump's administration immigration policies and similar events are held around the nation. (Photo by Bastiaan Slabbers/NurPhoto)
SAN RAFAEL LAS FLORES, GUATEMALA - JULY, 17: Elvia Mariela Marroquin, 31, who is Ervin's mother, hold her younger son Dylan, 2, inside the kitchen in her house in Las Nueces village, Santa Rosa.Otto Albizurez, 27, and his son Ervin, 10, left their home of Las Nueces village of San Rafael Las Flores, Santa Rosa, Guatemala, on Abril 28, 2018, heading to the USA. After three weeks travelling through Mexico, they were deteined in McAllen, Texas, by the border patrols. They were together for the first three day and than they were separated, detained in two different places. Otto spent 10 more days in a jail and than was deported to Guatemala. His son, Ervin is still in USA, in a shelter of Houston, Texas. (Photo by Daniele Volpe for The Washington Post)
on July 26, 2018 in Washington, DC.
on June 19, 2018 in Tornillo, Texas.
on July 26, 2018 in El Paso, Texas.
Immigrant Youth Shelters: ‘If You’re A Predator, It’s A Gold Mine’
ProPublica obtained police reports and call logs from more than two-thirds of the shelters housing immigrant children. Here’s what they show.
on July 26, 2018 in El Paso, Texas.
on July 26, 2018 in Washington, DC.
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