About that caravan in Mexico …
Back on April 1st, Trump tweeted that [it’s] “Getting more dangerous. “Caravans” coming. Republicans must go to Nuclear Option to pass tough laws NOW. NO MORE DACA DEAL!”
So who are these people that so terrify Trump? For ten years the organization Pueblo Sin Fronteras has been working with Central American refugees and migrants to provide humanitarian aid. This year one effort Pueblo Sin Fronteras is making is to help the migrants tell their own story. Here is a brief video made several weeks ago at the beginning of April.
We've partnered with @PuebloSF to place storytelling directly in the hands of migrants traveling through Mexico to seek refuge in the U.S. Currently, about 1,500 of migrants from Central America are traveling in the caravan.
Here is the first dispatch from the migrants. pic.twitter.com/2WvINh3Zwz
— Neta (@netargv) April 3, 2018
According to Reuters, since then, the journey for nearly half the caravan ended in Mexico City, but several hundred have decided to continue on and attempt to seek asylum in the United States.
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