Number Unknown: The Egregious Family Separation Policy Had No Plan
The January report by the Office of Inspector General (OIG) within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) reveals a significant lack of oversight by government agencies charged with implementing the draconian plan to separate children to deter asylum-seeking children and families.
Top Stories of 2018: A Permanent Scar on American History
Each day for the next two weeks, we’ll count down 10 of the biggest stories The Imprint published in 2018. In each, we’ll connect readers with a few links to our coverage of this issue.
New York Agencies Should Stop Working with Trump Administration on Unaccompanied Minors
I believe that the time has come for each of us to take whatever action is available to stop the abuse of asylum-seeking unaccompanied minors and families being implemented by the current federal administration.
Feds Almost Lose One of Its Two Secure Detention Centers for Unaccompanied Immigrant Minors
On Tuesday, officials in Yolo County, Calif., agreed to keep open a juvenile detention facility for undocumented immigrant youth after a report revealed that many youth there have unmet mental health issues.
Recent Spike in Unaccompanied Minors Has Feds Desperate for Placements
Youth Services Insider is hearing that the number of Central American youth arriving at the Mexican border has skyrocketed in recent months, up from about 10 a day to 75 per day.