The New York Times by the Editorial Board, June 16, 2014

This op-ed was written in response to the increase in refugee children crossing the U.S. Mexico border. It unpacks the misleading discourse on the issue and the lack of appropriate responses by the U.S. Administration. Responses to the article have ranged from re-publishing by social justice groups to conservative response articles debating these children’s claim to innocence. [1]


[1] Rosenthal, Andrew. “Innocents at the Border.” The New York Times. June 16, 2014. Accessed November 4, 2015.