Bug? Or feature?1/ People are buying diapers, wipes, soaps and toys to donate to children in overcrowded migrant detention centers.— Texas Tribune (@TexasTribune) June 24, 2019
But they're being turned away. https://t.co/Pwj3wq9rYt pic.twitter.com/wEXquQKWiy
2/ News reports have been circulating of facilities having drinking water that tastes like bleach and sick children without enough clothing. https://t.co/Pwj3wq9rYt— Texas Tribune (@TexasTribune) June 24, 2019
5/ On Sunday, Austin Savage and his friends spent $340 on diapers, wipes, soaps and toys for migrant children being held in a Border Patrol facility.— Texas Tribune (@TexasTribune) June 24, 2019
When the group arrived, they found that the lobby was closed.
The Border Patrol agents ignored them. https://t.co/Pwj3wq9rYt
9/ 4 toddlers were reportedly hospitalized after lawyers visited a facility & found them severely ill & not receiving medical attention, according to the Huffington Post.— Texas Tribune (@TexasTribune) June 24, 2019
They were under 3.
According to the lawyers, one was “completely unresponsive.” https://t.co/Gq5wVZIiwk
11/ Immigrants were living in overcrowded spaces and sometimes were forced to sleep outside a building where the water "tastes like bleach."— Texas Tribune (@TexasTribune) June 24, 2019
"It was so bad that the mothers would save any bottled water they could get and use that to mix the baby formula."https://t.co/1UVTG1O03L
NEW NEW: A @CBP official just told @KannoYoungs on a press call that more than 100 children have been moved BACK to the facility in Clint, Texas. The place where lawyers say that kids were living for weeks without access to showers, clean clothes, or sufficient food. https://t.co/gopl9fvC4D— Caitlin Dickerson (@itscaitlinhd) June 25, 2019
And this can't go unnoticed:
your new White House Press Secretary, everyone https://t.co/A7SZa3Wi9e— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) June 25, 2019