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New York Times: Thousands More Migrant Children Were Probably Taken From Families Than Reported

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by Alyssa Milano | 1.17.19

Thousands more children were separated from their parents at the U.S. border than was previously believed. Utterly heartbreaking. Click above to share your opposition to Family Separation, and speak out TODAY!

Originally published by the New York Times

HOUSTON — The Trump administration likely separated thousands more children from their parents at the Southern border than was previously believed, according to a report by government inspectors released on Thursday.

The federal government has reported that nearly 3,000 children were forcibly separated from their parents under last year’s “zero-tolerance” immigration policy, under which nearly all adults entering the country illegally were prosecuted, and any children accompanying them were put into shelters or foster care.

Read the full story at the New York Times

Alyssa Milano

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