Tag: Family

Orbiting Around Your Kids

They say having children is a blessing, one of those rare human experiences that come with a great sense of accomplishment. But when problems start piling up, the voluntary choir of optimistic voices is somehow reduced to a solitary cricket song. Then, one day, you catch …

Holding their kids, activists walk out on Senate hearing in protest of migrant child detention

Immigrant rights advocates, some holding their children’s hands and others carrying babies in their arms, walked out of a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing Tuesday in protest of the Trump administration’s effort to keep migrant children detained longer, perhaps even indefinitely. “They’re talking …