El Salvador

Eoin Higgins, staff writer
A section of the border wall ending in the Pacific Ocean in San Diego–Tijuana.
"Builders of walls, be they made of razor wire or bricks," declared Pope Francis, "will end up becoming prisoners of the walls they build."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"This will create more refugees. This is the exact opposite of what we should...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
parents
"This is a great step—but we also need to keep the pressure on to ensure they...

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Unimaginably, the lows go lower. In Texas, Laura Maradiaga, an 11-year-old girl who fled death threats in El Salvador with her terrified family, may be deported by herself thanks to an immigration court error, a pointless government shutdown, and the prevailing cruelty of the regime. Are we great yet? Nope, says Houston's police chief, who is as appalled as the rest of us. "Family values? American values? Judeo-Christian values?" he wrote. "The Nazis enforced their laws as well."