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The Cruelty at the Border Is Increasingly Pointless

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DHS: Nearly 2,000 Children Separated From Their Parents At US-Mexico Border | Katy Tur | MSNBC A Department of Homeland Security spokesman confirms 1995 children were separated from 1940 adults at the US-Mexico border from April 19 through May 31; ...
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Children sleeping on concrete, covered in feces, mucus, urine, without adequate food and water; subjected to extreme temperatures; held in pens with the lights on 24 hours per day. Children in conditions that physicians say are “tantamount to intentionally causing the spread of disease.” In one holding facility, agents appointed a child “boss” in a cohort of detainees to keep the other kids in line, in exchange for extra food rations. Migrants were kept under a bridge in El Paso, where toddlers and pregnant women slept on gravel and were bombarded by pigeon droppings; men were warehoused nearby in an open-air “human dog pound."

On Facebook, a member posted drowned Martinez and his daughter's photo. “Have y’all ever seen floaters this clean. I HAVE NEVER SEEN FLOATERS LIKE THIS, could be another edited photo. We’ve all seen the dems and liberal parties do some pretty sick things.” 

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