Tuesday June 19, 2018
Policy has something in common with a previous heartless policy.
"Sessions: no safe harbor here for violence victims" (Reading Eagle, June 12) describes the Trump government's heartless immigration policy but does not convey the horror of it. New York Times columnist Michele Goldberg does, as she describes 1-year-olds being snatched from their mothers' arms, kids newly separated from their parents screaming in an adjacent room, the suicide in his cell of a 35-year-old father whose 3-year-old had been taken from him. This is America?
Yanking children from their parents was the first thing officials did as the condemned entered Adolf Hitler's death camps.
Taking away children an unspeakable policy