At 7:30 a.m. Friday, roughly two dozen protesters showed up at the Washington, D.C. townhouse of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, played an audio clip of illegal immigrants’ children who had been detained, and chanted, “Free the kids!”
Protestors are outside of DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen’s Alexandria townhouse, playing audio of the detained children. She appears to be still be home. pic.twitter.com/akIcxOcM3q
— philip lewis (@Phil_Lewis_) June 22, 2018
According to The Huffington Post, the protest was organized by the leftist group CREDO Action; protesters held posters that read “Child Snatcher.”
Claudia Quinonez, 23, who entered the United States illegally in 2006, and is protected by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, told The Huffington Post, “Families are migrating to the U.S. to flee poverty, to flee gang violence and to seek a better life. When you’re deporting them, you are hindering their ability to achieve their hopes and aspirations.”
Read more at the Daily Wire.