Mississippi immigration raids thrust kids into adult roles. They're still children

Even the youngest children of the undocumented immigrants swept up in workplace immigration raids across Mississippi were suddenly thrust into adulthood. But they're still kids.

(Translated) ​ការវាយឆ្មក់​អន្តោប្រវេសន៍​របស់​មីស៊ីស៊ី​ពី​បាន​ជំរុញ​ក្មេង​ៗ​ឱ្យ​បំពេញ​តួនាទី​មនុស្ស​ពេញ​វ័យ​ ​ពួកគេ​នៅតែ​ជា​កុមារ​ ​សូម្បីតែ​កូន​ពៅ​នៃ​ជន​អន្តោប្រវេសន៍​ដែល​គ្មាន​ឯកសារ​បាន​វាយឆ្មក់​ចូល​ក្នុង​ការវាយឆ្មក់​ចូល​កន្លែង​ធ្វើការ​នៅ​ទូទាំង​រដ្ឋ​មីស៊ីស៊ី​ពី​ភ្លាម​ៗ​នោះ​ត្រូវបាន​គេ​ជំរុញ​ឱ្យ​ក្លាយជា​មនុស្ស​ពេញ​វ័យ​។ ​ប៉ុន្តែ​ពួកគេ​នៅតែ​ជា​កុមារ​។

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Margaret Williamson commented
5 months ago

There is a happy ending to this story. They go back to Freddy’s native country, the family stays together, little Marleny Lopez has her quinceañera, and from there they can apply to come to America legally. Parents took a chance, had 5 children that have benefited from tax payer funded programs AFTER they came here illegally - how do they support a family of 7 working in a meat packing plant even with both parents working? I doubt they pay very much in the way of taxes. They are taking jobs away from legal citizens. I feel badly for this family but as I said - they took a chance but now it’s time to pay the piper for knowingly breaking our laws.

Lynn Joslyn commented
5 months ago

No other name for this action-torture Shame on anyone who will deflect this action to anything else.

Mary Babinski commented
5 months ago

It is really interesting that the government takes their taxes. They are a very hard working lot. Let's see some lily white asses out in a field harvesting in the hot sun. they would not last 10 minutes.

Hope Blair commented
5 months ago

Cruel and despicable to do this to children.

Linda Reider commented
5 months ago

HEARTBREAKING

Andria Chambers commented
5 months ago

Enough of this. Proven nothing. 2 mass shootings by who?

Pearl Hairlson commented
5 months ago

I hope they will be home to take care of their own children. God bless them.

Andria Chambers commented
5 months ago

Gshhhh

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