October 8, 2015

Media

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Greer Millard: gmillard@firrp.org

Recent press

Immigration agencies share vague plans to reunite migrant parents and children, LA Times

1-year-old separated from dad will return to Honduras soon, AP News

The Activist Effort to Find the Children the Government Took from Their Parents, The New Yorker

“Mi clienta de 5 años no sabe decirme ni siquiera de qué país es”: los niños migrantes que se enfrentan solos a los jueces en Estados Unidos, BBC News Mundo

First Wave of Migrant Children Reunited With Parents, The New York Times

Los niños migrantes que se enfrentan solos a los jueces en Estados Unidos, Semana

Deadline to reunite US migrant toddlers with parents extended, BBC News

A Baby Was In Immigration Court To Be Reunited With His Parents & Even The Judge Was “Embarrassed”, Bustle

Kids as young as 1 in US court, awaiting reunion with family, AP

The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, MSNBC

What to do when an undocumented family member is arrested, Arizona Family

Parents, children ensnared in ‘zero-tolerance’ border prosecutions, Arizona Daily Sun

Another Way to Keep Families Together: Join the New Sanctuary Movement, The Nation

Attorneys Face Challenges While Working With Migrant Children Separated From Parent, NPR

Is one lawsuit a path to justice and reunification for separated migrant families?, The Arizona Republic

When Parents Deported, Kids Often Land in Foster Care, Arizona Daily Star

At This Hour with Kate Bolduan

I saw a five-month-old baby in detention. The harm to him cannot be undone, The Guardian

Two powerful forces collide at the U.S.-Mexico border, as immigration policy meets desperation, The Washington Post

The Office of Refugee Settlement is completely unprepared for the thousands of migrant children now in its care, The New Yorker

The U.S. has taken more than 3,700 children from their parents — and has no plan for returning them, The Intercept

This isn’t religion. It’s perversion., The Washington Post

Seizing Children From Parents at the Border Is Immoral. Here’s What We Can Do About It., The New York Times

Town hall panel answers questions about immigrant families separated at border, Arizona Family

Separating children from their asylum-seeking families is bad policy, San Francisco Examiner

Caught in limbo, Central American asylum-seekers are left waiting on a bridge over the Rio Grande, Los Angeles Times

Sen. Jeff Merkley says images of migrant processing center are “seared” in his mind, CBS News

The U.S. lost track of 1,475 immigrant children last year. Here’s why people are outraged now, The Washington Post

Thousands of children face immigration judges without lawyers, Arizona Family

Pregnant Border Crossers Being Detained More, Longer, Arizona Daily Star

Grijalva: Dept. of Homeland Security Should Have Alternatives to Detention for LGBT Immigrants, Tuscon Weekly

The Long and Winding Detainment of Diana Ramos, The Marshall Project