” In a violent climate just where “approximately one Salvadoran citizen dies every hour,” according to Think Progress, the Obama administration “expanded the program beyond children last year to include more categories” of vulnerable Central American refugees: By this summer, of the approximately 10,00 people who’d applied, for entry, 2,193 had been approved as refugees, said R. Humanitarian experts who have been helping Central American refugees say that Trump’s effort stands to instead fuel the human smuggling trade—something “Trump has vowed to dismantle”—by making it harder, for children, and other vulnerable populations to come here legally. The Trump administration has also tried to hold back the high tide of young Central American migrants by intensifying immigration enforcement within the country and even seeking out their parents who’re in the United States illegally and arresting them.
Even as Donald Trump abuses his office by using the federal government to bring in more foreign workers to staff his various resorts and thus line his pockets, he’s currently also making it harder, for Central American children who are fleeing gang violence in their home countries to come legally to the U.S., even if they already have parents here: As of Wednesday, the Department of Homeland Security is ending a program begun in 2014 that gave some children, and young adults who’d failed to qualify for refugee status permission to come in into the United States to live and work on a temporary basis, known as parole….Read The Full Article Here”
You Must Be Signed In To Rate News Items
Make Your Voice Heard, Give Us Your Rating