Cruelty Is the Point: Communities Fight Back Threat of ICE Raids

It's less about policy, it's an intentional ethnic based inhumanity motivated by bigotry and fear. A neo-pogrom.

Democracy Now! - July 15, 2019

We speak with Elora Mukherjee, a professor of law and director of the Immigrants’ Rights Clinic at Columbia Law School. She has spent the past 12 years representing immigrant children and adults along the U.S.-Mexico border. “The raids will leave children without their parents. The raids will leave children without their caregivers,” Mukherjee says. “The raids will leave U.S. citizen children without anyone in America to care for them. It is a heartbreaking situation.