My Country, ‘Tis of Thee, Sweet Land of Liberty, Of Thee I Weep

FILE - In this Monday, June 18, 2018 file photo, Akemi Vargas, 8, cries as she talks about being separated from her father during an immigration family separation protest in front of the Sandra Day O'Connor U.S. District Court building in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)

Since May, the images and sounds of children being separated from their families have outraged, horrified, and stunned Americans and the international community alike.What have we become when the president implements a policy so cruel that66% of Americans oppose it, yet 46% of his base agrees with it, and he abdicates responsibility for it.I don’t pretend to have the answer to the immigration problem.But I do know that establishing and enforcing a zero-tolerance policy that separates families to discourage immigration …

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