This is infuriating: A woman stops on the road to help three young migrants, one a teenager who is desperately sick, and helps saves the teenager's life. Then the authorities arrest the woman for helping the migrants. Do we want to criminalize compassion?
The city attorney of Marfa pulled over one night to help three young migrants. Federal officials didn't thank her for being a Good Samaritan. They punished her -- she was detained, had her phone confiscated and became the subject of an investigation
This story makes me ashamed to be an American. And I’m a former visa officer. via
When charity and decency are made illegal something is seriously awry. “I have a 17-year-old and a 15-year-old, and he looks about the same size as my 15-year-old son. I turn around and go back, because I can’t leave a kid on the side of the road.”
The war on immigration is America's road to serfdom: To control outsiders, the state also has to control insiders "She Stopped to Help Migrants on a Texas Highway. Moments Later, She Was Arrested"
An elected county attorney in South Texas stopped on the highway to help three migrants, one of them with a life-threatening illness. Moments later, the attorney was arrested by the Border Patrol, the latest in a series of actions against Good Samaritans.
Heartless: She Stopped to Help Migrants on a Texas Highway. Moments Later, She Was Arrested. Please get this man out of the Oval Office and stop the madness. . . . .
Jesus H. Christ, Trump’s goons arrested a woman for saving the life of a teen girl.
Trump admin has stepped up punitive measures targeting private citizens who provide compassionate help to migrants — “good Samaritan” aid intended to save lives along border that runs through hundreds of miles of remote, unforgiving terrain
She Stopped to Help Migrants on a Texas Highway. Moments Later, She Was Arrested.
Much honor to Teresa Todd, who went into "total mom mode" and helped three siblings - one of them very ill - whom she found on the roadside. I hope their own mother will know that here in America another mom helped her children.
“I can tell she needs immediate medical attention,” Ms. Todd recalled. “She’s having a really hard time walking.” For trying to help that teenage migrant girl, Todd was arrested and briefly jailed. by
#America where vigilantes murderous white nationalists and government child killers roam free and #GoodSamaritans are thrown in jail. #CompassionIsACrime
She Stopped to Help Migrants on a Texas Highway. Moments Later, She Was Arrested.
Good Samaritan arrested saving young woman’s life. The Trump administration’s assault upon humanitarianism, common sense, basic decency. via
News from Jeff Davis County, TX: '“I honestly don’t feel like I ever did anything wrong: I stopped to help some kids,” said Ms. Todd, 53, who serves as both the city attorney of Marfa, Tex., & the county attorney of Jeff Davis County, an elected position.'