NPR: Mother and son reunited after being separated at the border
“I started crying when I saw him, because he is the only child I have,” Beata Mariana de Jesus Mejia-Mejia told reporters at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Rio Grande Guardian: Civil rights group is recruiting volunteers to help asylum seekers
ACLU Texas wants volunteers to help them verify if the United States government is illegally denying asylum to migrants waiting at land ports of entry by placing Customs and Border Protection officials or Border Patrol agents at the halfway point of the international bridges.
Catholic Standard/Catholic News Service: Pope Francis explicitly states his opposition to family separation policy
“I am on the side of the bishops’ conference,” Pope Francis said in an interview with the Reuters news agency, published online June 20. “Let it be clear that in these things, I respect (the position of) the bishops’ conference.”