I know my dad is not a criminal… He just was working hard to provide my family food and shelter. There are lots of other kids like us in my town who are missing their dads, too. This needs to stop.
This quote comes from the 7-year-old daughter of a man picked up in a recent immigration raid in Fort Morgan, Colorado. According to an article in the Denver Post, those picked up at a local dairy were not dangerous criminals (as Immigration and Customs Enforcement is supposed to be targeting) but were accused only of immigration-related violations.