These Are Children, Not Bad Hombres
This week I got pissed about changes in how our government plans to treat many of the most vulnerable in our society: immigrant children who come to this country alone, largely from violent central american countries.
I tried to inform people about the facts by penning this piece for the NY Times, which ran yesterday.
Some on the NYT website asked: What part of illegal don't you understand? The truth: it's legal to present yourself at our border and ask for asylum if you fear persecution in your home country. My solutions are pragmatic; if you agree, please share. And...