Thursday, 20 September, 2018

Misleading tweets by liberal activists fuel Trump

A Mexican child looks through the U.S.-Mexico fence in Ciudad Juarez Chihuahua in Mexico A Mexican child looks through the U.S.-Mexico fence in Ciudad Juarez Chihuahua
Lora Ball | 01 June, 2018, 03:31

(Ross D. Franklin-Pool/Getty Images) Detainees sleep and watch television in a holding cell where hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children are being processed and held at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center on June 18, 2014, in Nogales, Arizona. It's more accurate to say the government lost track of them, as Bharara put it.

The entire kids in that determine arrived earlier than DHS modified its coverage that kids are separated from their family that cross the border illegally and most, if not all, arrived in the USA alone, which means there have been no mother and father or different adults with them after they tried to cross the border. "We have to break up families".

-"What is more shameful than forcibly separating, in America, parents from infant children at the border?"

HHS releases the vast majority of the children into the care of a "sponsor" - typically the child's parent or a close adult relative.

The latest figures also indicate the average amount of time that children spend in HHS shelters has increased to 57 days in recent months, up from 51 days a year ago.

"They're crying for their parents, asking for their parents, having nightmares".

GOP leaders are already anxious the ongoing effort by moderates to force a House vote on the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, a program Trump moved to end past year but has been kept alive by the courts, will depress base turnout.

In this April 29, 2018 file photo, a member of the Central American migrant caravan, holding a child, looks through the border wall toward a group of people gathered on the US side, as he stands on the beach where the border wall ends in the ocean, in Tijuana, Mexico, Sunday, April 29, 2018. And once they release border-crossers, the government appears to make little effort to reunite them with their children.

The phone calls revealed that the majority of the children were still with their sponsors.

In the month since, it has generated increasing public outrage over "missing children" and "toddlers being torn from their parents' arms" on Twitter comments with the hashtag #WhereAreTheChildren. "But there's no reason to believe that anything has happened to the kids". "If you call a friend and they don't answer the phone, you don't assume that they've been kidnapped".

President Donald Trump wrongly blamed Democrats for his own administrator's immigration policy. Even Australia, which detains asylum-seekers arriving by boat in miserable conditions in Nauru and Papua New Guinea, does not take children from their parents.

You may have seen pictures of children being held in detention facilities.

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Worse, the Trump administration is circulating a proposal for a new rule under which the government would investigate potential guardians of unaccompanied kids. "So the goal was to get kids out of the Border Patrol, into proper care by HHS, and then HHS is supposed to release them to the least restrictive setting, and in more than 80% of the cases, that was their parents who were already in the United States".

THE FACTS: The photos, taken by The Associated Press, were from 2014, during the Obama administration, but were presented by liberal activists as if they showed the effects of Trump's immigration policy now.

People who present themselves at USA borders are allowed to claim asylum.

While there has been an increase in illegal border crossings in recent months, US government figures show that illegal immigration has been declining for years.

Sessions has railed against the asylum system.

The administration has branded as "loopholes" a series of laws that are created to provide human rights and due process rights protections to immigrants, especially children.

The controversy over family separation could also complicate attempts by some moderate Republicans to protect themselves from the fallout of Trump's tough rhetoric.

In a call with reporters Tuesday, Trump officials said human smugglers abuse US law on asylum, as well as policies on how to handle families crossing the border together. The American Civil Liberties Union has also filed a federal lawsuit challenging family separation.

What does this have to do with the Obama administration?

Concern was raised that most families moving into the country were seeking asylum or avoiding conflict in the regions of residence and that separating the families would be a significant psychological trauma upon them. They go back to the administration of President George W. Bush. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, highlighted a scenario he discovered of in 2015 the place eight unaccompanied minors from Guatemala have been picked up by human traffickers and put to work on an egg farm in Marion, Ohio.

Before the Trump administration, immigrants entering illegally as families were rarely prosecuted, said Sarah Pierce, an associate policy analyst of the U.S. Immigration Program at the Migration Policy Institute.

"We don't have a mechanism for tracking down the kids", Wagner said at the hearing.

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