- Published on Tuesday, 07 March 2017 16:30
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Amid the public outrage over ongoing ICE raids across the United States, the already record number of detained immigrants has been largely overlooked. And while the amount of media coverage on the subject has risen in recent years, the depth remains wanting. The problem isn’t due to a lack of curiosity but of access. Only when reporters reliably gain entry to detention centers and we hear from migrants themselves can we truly understand the shadowy system—and hope to fix it.
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