Immigrant Children Being Taken From Parents at U.S. Border

Hundreds of Immigrant Children Have Been Taken From Parents at U.S. Border

On Feb. 20, a young woman named Mirian arrived at the Texas border carrying her 18-month-old son. They had fled their home in Honduras through a cloud of tear gas, she told border agents, and needed protection from the political violence there. She had hoped she and her son would find refuge together.

The Trump administration is separating Immigrant Children as young as 53 weeks old away from their parents at the border as part of a deterrence policy