Arresting Parents for Trying to be With Their Children
It is hard to believe, hard to comprehend and hard to accept just how mean and cruel and inhumane people who are now in government can be. But here is reality.
The Trump administration has begun a new tactic to crack down on illegal immigration, this time arresting undocumented parents suspected of having paid to have their children ushered into the country by smugglers.
When unaccompanied children are apprehended at the border — often after having been taken there by smugglers — immigration officials initiate cases for their deportation, a process that can take months or years. In the meantime, many of those children are placed with parents or relatives who crossed earlier to establish a foothold in the
and earn money to
send back home. United States
Until recently, those adults have not been priorities for arrest, even if they are in the country illegally.
Think about what this is saying. Try to reunite your family, try to support your children, try to build up and increase family values, the government will throw you in jail.
Can it get any worse? Well yes, just wait.