Posts Tagged United States Customs and Immigration Services

Children Without Borders – Advocating for Unaccompanied Minors

Children Without Borders - Advocating for Unaccompanied Minors

Unless you’ve been hiding in a cave (a reasonable response to the terrors of modern life), you’ve likely heard of the significant numbers of children, often unaccompanied, entering the U.S. through our southwestern border. Federal stats count over 47,000 unaccompanied children already apprehended in the current fiscal year. Whether they’re coming to escape violence and poverty in their home countries, or whether they’ve been encouraged to take the journey by rumors of relaxed U.S. immigration enforcement, the recent increase is real

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