U.S. Customs and Border Protection orders health-care revisions for every child in its custody after an 8-year-old boy from Guatemala dies.
Whether they came to the U.S. alone, or were forcibly separated from their families at the border, despondent minors are often pressured into taking psychotropic drugs without approval from a parent or guardian.
At a time of summer picnics and other family outings, let's remember that much of the bounty enjoyed at those gatherings will have been harvested by immigrant hands. And let's not forget that other families have been torn apart and jailed.
Fifteen former immigration judges have signed a letter calling the attorney general's decision "an affront to the rule of law."
The president's words befuddle Central American families in southern Mexico. Some never intended to enter the U.S. after the "Stations of the Cross" event.
Border Patrol detentions have plunged to a 45-year low, but arrests away from the U.S.-Mexico border have leaped since the president took office.
Obviously the tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors crossing the U.S. border after having journeyed all the way from Central America have been brought in by President Obama in hopes they'll grow up to vote him in again in a few years. That doesn't sound crazy at all, right?