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Atty General Sessions announced on May 8th that @CBP will separate parents & children at the border - even those following the process to request asylum. 📰goo.gl/tmfLLP

Children will be taken to temporary holding facilities run by HHS. 1/6 #StopSeparatingFamilies
The # of migrant children held by the US govt has surged 21% in the past month. As of May 29th, the govt had 10,773 children in custody.

HHS is adding is considering housing children at military bases as a last resort. 2/6 📰goo.gl/ZSwXEe #ImmigrantChildren #CBP
What can you do? Signing this petition is a good start.

You can also help spread the word by sharing this petition and thread.
goo.gl/eUPjAH 3/6 #TuesdayThoughts #WhereAreTheChildren #immigrants
You can help by donating to fund the @ACLU 's work: goo.gl/LExrPg

Their class action lawsuit about separating immigrant families is awaiting a decision:
goo.gl/hMJ9RC. 4/6
For more actions you can take to fight this inhumane policy, please see this excellent thread by @DHStokyo. 5/6
Photos of immigrant children in HHS temporary shelters in the first tweet are from this article: goo.gl/Q3Pt9V 6/6
More actions you can take depending on where you live.
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