Lisa O'Neill is a freelance writer based in Tucson, Arizona who writes at the intersection of politics, popular culture, and social justice issues. Her July 2017 piece for Bitch Media was featured in the The New York Times' "What We're Reading" list, and other work has appeared in GOOD, Good Housekeeping, Everyday Feminism, Edible Baja Arizona, and Salon.
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Saturday, July 07, 2018
Inside the Crowdfunding Campaign to Reunite a Family Separated at the Border
Last Thursday, the sun scorched outside CoreCivic’s detention center in Eloy, Arizona. In the 104 degree heat, dust storms swirled across the road and sky, momentarily erasing the detention center before it appeared again: concrete square buildings, chain-link fences, barbed wire. Several hours...