REPORT: Parents Deported, Thousands Of American Children Languish In Foster Care | Parental Responsibility | Scoop.it

A heartbreaking new report by the Applied Research Center reveals that at least 5,100 American children have been stranded in the foster care system after their undocumented immigrant parents were detained or deported: Between January ...

 

The report illustrates that the U.S.’s mass deportations of nonviolent immigrants don’t just hurt those who are undocumented — they tear apart families and strain public resources caring for children who should be with their parents.