Immigrants

On the Controversial Secret Border Patrol Facebook Group-July 9, 2019. There was a secret Border Patrol Facebook Group, called “I’m 10-15”, that created outrage among many in the American public. This post argues that the controversial posts are indicative of a larger, toxic culture at the United States Border Patrol.

How Immigration Policy Hurts Anti-Human Trafficking Efforts-January 8, 2019. In this post, I discuss how a harsh policy on immigration hurts efforts to help the trafficked and hold traffickers accountable. This is also in the “Slavery” section.

President Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration: Still a Mental Health Crisis-June 26, 2018. After President Trump signed an executive order to try ending the separation of families of illegal immigrants, I explained why the executive order does not fix anything from a mental health perspective.

Separating Families of Illegal Immigrants: A Mental Health Crisis-June 19, 2018. After families of illegal immigrant children were separated, I wrote about how this creates a mental health crisis for the entire family.

Some Words about the End of DACA-September 19, 2017. After President Donald Trump’s decision to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), I felt it was important to send a few messages in response through a blog post.