Private Prisons Are Cashing In on Refugees’ Desperation

This article originally appeared in the New York Times at http://nyti.ms/1TxbtTH. Berlin — Immigration and Customs Enforcement calls the detention site in Dilley, Tex., a “family residential center.” But to the 2,000 migrant children and mothers who live there, it’s something else: “People who say this is not a prison are lying,” Yancy Maricela Mejia Guerra, … More Private Prisons Are Cashing In on Refugees’ Desperation