Texas Tribune Family Separation Coverage: Part I with Marilyn Haigh

Premiere DateJun 27, 2018
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:51 Preface/Marilyn Haigh
01:21 Family Separation Crisis Overview
03:47 Families Still Being Detained
05:01 Update on Children Already Separated
07:44 Stories of Voluntary Deportation Orders & Families Seeking Asylum
09:47 Outro
10:36 The Dream (Live) Oh Sees
15:51 Finish

Marilyn Haigh joins the show to discuss the Texas Tribune’s coverage of the family separation crisis, from the difficulties of reporting to the DHS using separated children as bait for “voluntary deportation orders.”

Marilyn Haigh (@marilynhaigh) is an engagement fellow at the Texas Tribune. Click here to read her piece about everything going on at the border.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…