A girl held on to her mother on June 13 as they waited in Tijuana to request political asylum in the United States. More than 3,000 children have been separated from parents seeking asylum. The Trump administration missed a second deadline to reunite them.
A girl held on to her mother on June 13 as they waited in Tijuana to request political asylum in the United States. More than 3,000 children have been separated from parents seeking asylum. The Trump administration missed a second deadline to reunite them. Gregory Bull Associated Press
A girl held on to her mother on June 13 as they waited in Tijuana to request political asylum in the United States. More than 3,000 children have been separated from parents seeking asylum. The Trump administration missed a second deadline to reunite them. Gregory Bull Associated Press

What recordings of quickie asylum hearings reveal would shame most Americans

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Opinion: Fabiola Santiago

Fabiola Santiago

@fabiolasantiago

Columnist Fabiola Santiago was born in Cuba. She was exiled to the U.S. in 1969 on one of the historic Freedom Flights. She has been a Herald reporter, editor and opinion writer since 1980.