➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
US: With her daughter facing certain death in El Salvador, a mother had to make ‘a terrible choice’
Deseret News – May 17, 2017
These children are not criminals coming to sell drugs or laborers coming to steal jobs, as they are often described in the heated rhetoric that frames immigration reform. Their plight is far more akin to that of refugees who are seeking asylum from war-ravaged places across the globe.
Information Gateway resource: Immigration and Child Welfare: https://www.childwelfare.gov/topics/systemwide/diverse-populations/immigration/