➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway
US: Our immigration system must treat immigrant children as children (Commentary) (Includes video)
Hill – December 28, 2018
This month the number of immigrant children in government custody topped 14,000, the highest levels ever documented, including 3,800 children being held in one secretive tent city alone. The mass detention of immigrant youth is reminiscent in some ways of mass incarceration of juveniles from times past.