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The Inhumanity of Detaining Children

When: Tuesday, July 30, 6:30 PM – 8 PM
Where:
Edwards Church of Northampton, 297 Main St, Northampton.

What: Listen to witness reports and analysis about detention centers in the USA. Featured:
-Shel Horowitz, who was part of a group visiting Homestead, Florida. This center has become the nation's biggest location for detaining immigrant children.
-Javier Luengo-Garrido, from the ACLU Immigrant Protection Project visited facilities in Texas.
-Laura Briggs, from UMass Amherst will be able to provide historical context of child internments in the USA. Her forthcoming book is titled, Taking Children: An American History of Terror from Slavery to the Border

This is a free event. Everyone is welcome.