‘What Part of Illegal Don’t You Understand?’ is an important new essay in The NY Times by Sonia Nazario.
Here are a few other important statistics highlighted in the piece:
A new study by Doctors Without Borders found that more than two-thirds of migrants fleeing Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala had a family member murdered, kidnapped or disappeared.
The Trump administration has cut the maximum number of refugees allowed this year to 18,000, down from 110,000 in the final year of the Obama administration.
I’m adding this info to The Best Sites For Learning About World Refugee Day.