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Zero Tolerance: Separation at the Border

Posted at 3:20 PM, Jun 21, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-21 16:20:46-04

In April, President Trump's Administration instituted a zero-tolerance immigration policy, where migrants captured at the border are detained and criminally prosecuted. Any children who accompany those captured are also detained, and separated from their families. The policy aimed to deter parents from attempting to cross over with their children. The Executive Director of Tennessee Justice for our Neighbors Wade Munday, joins OpenLine to discuss the border crisis.