TITLE

Crisis at the US Border

AUTHOR(S)
Froetschel, Susan
PUB. DATE
July 2019
SOURCE
YaleGlobal Online;7/3/2019, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the worsening immigration crisis at the U.S. border and the overcrowding of temporary detention facilities in 2019. Topics covered include the U.S. immigration policies of U.S. President Donald Trump that lead to the prolonged detention and mistreatment of migrants, the international condemnation of worsening conditions at detention facilities, and human rights violations discovered by unannounced inspections of the facilities.
ACCESSION #
137317175

 

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