Gabrielle Oliveira is an assistant professor at Boston College's Lynch School of Education and Human Development, and author of "Motherhood Across Borders: Immigrants and Their Children in Mexico and New York" (NYU Press, 2018)
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Friday, June 07, 2019
For Immigrants at the Border, It's About the Children
Contradiction is the name of the game in current U.S. immigration policy. As states pass increasingly restrictive abortion laws, ostensibly to protect children, the fifth migrant child -- and the sixth overall -- has died in the custody of Customs and Border Patrol since December. The irony is not...