<p><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Today we’re talking about the massive number of migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. Thousands of them have been children arriving without their parents.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt;">First, we’ll get a close-up look at the conditions migrant children are facing from CBS News correspondent Mireya Villarreal. She was one of the first reporters allowed <em>inside</em> the detention facility in Donna, Texas, in late March, when the overcrowding was at its peak.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Then, we talk with Theresa Cardinal Brown. She’s the director of immigration and cross-border policy at the Bipartisan Policy Center. She’s also worked at the Department of Homeland Security and Customs and Border Protection under both Republican and Democratic presidents.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><em>This episode is brought to you by</em> <a href= "https://www.noom.com/programs/health-weight/exsf01/?upv=3&sp=adresults&utm_source=thenewsworthy&utm_medium=podcast&utm_content=newsworthy&type=bakedin&group=audio&step=pros&lang=en&isvanity=y"><em>Noom.com/newsworthy</em></a> <em>and</em> <a href="http://lightstream.com/newsworthy"><em>LightStream.com/newsworthy</em></a></span></p> <p class="p1"><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><em>Get ad-free episodes by becoming an insider: <a href= "http://www.thenewsworthy.com/insider">www.theNewsWorthy.com/insider</a> </em></span></p> <p> </p>

The NewsWorthy

Erica Mandy

Special Edition: Border Crisis? Conditions, Causes & What Comes Next

MAY 8, 202118 MIN
The NewsWorthy

Special Edition: Border Crisis? Conditions, Causes & What Comes Next

MAY 8, 202118 MIN

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Today we’re talking about the massive number of migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. Thousands of them have been children arriving without their parents.

First, we’ll get a close-up look at the conditions migrant children are facing from CBS News correspondent Mireya Villarreal. She was one of the first reporters allowed inside the detention facility in Donna, Texas, in late March, when the overcrowding was at its peak.

Then, we talk with Theresa Cardinal Brown. She’s the director of immigration and cross-border policy at the Bipartisan Policy Center. She’s also worked at the Department of Homeland Security and Customs and Border Protection under both Republican and Democratic presidents.

This episode is brought to you by Noom.com/newsworthy and LightStream.com/newsworthy

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