ICE detains immigrant mom, holds her 18-month-old baby in a facility 120 miles away

By May 22, 2018In the News

ICE detains immigrant mom, holds her 18-month-old baby in a facility 120 miles away

Gabe Ortiz, Daily Kos (May 17, 2018)

In Austin, Texas, an 18-month-old toddler is sitting in an immigration detention facility. He’s probably crying, with only strangers in a strange place to comfort him. He doesn’t want the strangers, though. He wants his mother, but his mother is herself detained, in another facility 120 miles away. They were torn apart by brutal tactics of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE):

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