My Response: I agree that the Trump administration policy of separating families is a "serious violation of the right of the child." It is contrary to the spirit of the Gospels: Do unto others as you would want them to do unto you." Bridget Mary Meehan ARCWP #womenpriestsnow
"Policies should address these factors first as we seek to repair our broken immigration system," the bishop said.
We say: Making family separation a point of government policy is unacceptable and immoral. That is exactly what the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy is, and, according to the United Nations human rights office, is also "a serious violation of the rights of the child."