#Breaking: investigation reveals 69,550 migrant children were held in U.S. government custody over the past year, enough infants, toddlers, kids and teens to overflow the typical NFL stadium.
Three headlines: 1. The US held a record number of migrant children in custody in 2019. 2. Hate crimes hit a 16-year high in 2018. 3. One of the president’s senior advisors is an avowed white supremacist.
This fall, about 4,000 migrant kids are still in government custody, away from their families. More arrive every week. Watch more on #FrontlinePBS tonight. (6/6)
The Trump administration had nearly 70,000 migrant children in custody this year. They are sent to 170 shelters where mental health experts say they risk being exposed to trauma that can cause lifelong problems. Read more from & .
Nearly 70,000 children separated from their families. Nearly 70,000 children who will live with this trauma for the rest of their lives. Putting an end to this inhumanity once and for all is on the ballot.
New government data shows an unprecedented 69,550 migrant children were held in U.S. government custody over the past year.
. investigative reporters and teamed up with and asked: What happens to migrant kids when they’re put in US custody? (1/6) READ MORE:
The Trump administration had nearly 70,000 migrant children in custody this year. They are sent to 170 shelters where mental health experts say they risk being exposed to trauma that can cause lifelong problems. Read more from & .
New government data shows US held an unprecedented 69,550 migrant children in custody over the past year.
Read the first couple of paras of this story and weep. Weep.
70,000 children. A full football stadium, every seat occupied by a child who will suffer permanent effects from being caged away from their parents. Never forget what software like enables at scale. #GitHubDropICE #NoTechForICE
US held record number of migrant children in custody in 2019
🇺🇸 Trump’s America: “After being forcibly separated at the border by government officials, sexually abused in U.S. foster care and deported, the once bright and beaming...” 3-year old girl now “won’t even look at her father” #XmasInCages #childabuse ➡️
US held record number of migrant kids in custody in 2019 (an investigation of the human toll from with Frontline)