The Children of Berks

The Children of Berks are children currently being detained, along with their families, at the Berks County detention facility in Pennsylvania.

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Saturday, December 24, 2016
All I Want for Christmas Is to Get Out of Immigration Detention
Families are not supposed to be in immigration detention at all — and certainly not for more than a few days — but these children have been locked up with their mothers for more than a year. They are fleeing violence in Central America and asked for asylum in the United States. They got caught in...
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