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America’s Shame


Edited by William Thomas

Ivanka Trump with son, Theodore -Ivanka Trump June 2018

Migrant mom & child facing forced separation -Slate June 2018

Tips To Make Traveling Abroad With Your Kids More Fun -US State Dept. June 2018

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Trump administration “does not have a policy of separating families at the border. Period." -Dept. of Homeland Security Secretary, Kirstjen Nielsen 

"Why Are Parents Being Separated From Their Children?" -DHS June 15 Fact Sheet: 

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"Would be nice if Laura Bush and Michelle Obama had expressed similar heartfelt concern for the tens of thousands of children killed or seriously maimed by the wars of their husbands in Iraq, Afghanistan, and elsewhere.” -Ralph Nader

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"They are also not been fed at times till 7 PM, and the excuse they give them is that they forgot. They don’t give them toilet paper and when they ask officers for paper one of the officer’s response was “What do I look like the toilet paper man.” -Wendy Lujan after speaking with her husband detained at Adelanto 

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"I signed a very good executive order yesterday, but that's only limited, no matter how you cut it. It leads to separation, ultimately. -Trump

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“These aren’t people. These are animals… who infest the United States.” -Trump May, June 2018

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US Withdrawing From UN Human Rights Body

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“We now have reports of parents being deported, but the Trump Administration is keeping their children here.” -Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland 

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“When you’re 8, a week is a long time. You just don’t know, is my mom safe? The average age now of a child we have in care is 7, but we have children from 8 months all the way to 17.” -Dona Abbott, a director of an organization placing ICEd children in foster care.

Indelible U.S. image abroad -Daily Mail

“They’ve created a jail for babies.” -ThinkProgress editor/founder, Judd Legum

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"This is white nationalism… Some of what these people are fleeing have to do with our policies south of the border." -Jason Johnson

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"We saw corpses along the way… They just kill you. That’s why I ran away." -Cameroon migrant, Kombo Yannick of his family's week-long trek through Colombia toward the U.S.   

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"There is an American guard, a very bad person, who gets angry when children want to touch their parents. It seems like she doesn’t understand that they are children.” -Anthony Flors

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“You’re gonna have a lot of happy people!” -Trump

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"I can’t understand this. If someone at the jail takes your wallet, they give you a receipt. They take your kids, and you get nothing? Not even a slip of paper?” -immigration judge to Trump prosecutor

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“Criminal conviction data show that immigrants, both legal and undocumented, are significantly less likely to commit crimes than the native-born.” -Paul Krugman

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“If the administration doesn’t reunify these children very quickly, which is logistically very hard to do, you’re going to have a lot of permanent separations.” -John Sandweg, former ICE head 

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“We’re just doing our job.” -Trump Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen


“We were just following orders.” -Nazi exterminators during Nuremberg Trials

Genesis Cerrato, 16, with her one-year-old son. Along with her whole family, she fled Honduras escaping violence in her home country. -UNHCR/Markel Redondo

Let’s Pretend Refugees Aren’t From Decades Of U.S. Coups & Death Squads


Scared, hungry immigrant kids fed only apples & water by for-profit detention-housing corporations

Flight Attendant Shames Airlines Into Refusing To Transport Kidnapped Kids

Border detention centers review and rated on Facebook

White Trump supporters cheer border hostage-taking

States begin pulling troops from border

No Plans For Returning 3,700 Children

Trump’s Executive Order A Sham

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 发件人     William Thomas 2019