Thousands of Kids Taken From Parents In U.S. Deportation System

Seth Freed Wessler
November 30, 2011

A yearlong investigation by the Applied Research Center, found more than 5,000 children stuck in foster care because their parents were detained by ICE. One in four deportees have U.S.-born kids and face total loss of parental rights.  You can download the full Shattered Families report here.