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'National Shame': US Immigration Activist Calls out ICE's Losing Track of 1,500 Migrant Children

In an interview with Mother Jones, Michelle Brané, the director of the Migrant Rights and Justice program at the Women’s Refugee Commission and a leading expert on immigration detention and the ORR, said, Wagner's comment implied, “Children may have moved—they may have gone to live with another family member—and things may be OK. Or there have been cases where these children end up in the hands of traffickers. So it is possible that some of those [children] could be in very dangerous and vulnerable situations.”