'What happened in World War II is happening again': Immigrant detention centers through the eyes of a therapist

'What happened in World War II is happening again': Immigrant detention centers through the eyes of a therapist

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The metal fence was what she noticed first, miles of tall barrier topped by barbed wire strung across the south Texas pastures — just like the internment camp nearby where she had been held as an infant.And on the other side of the fence, again, 71-year-old Satsuki Ina saw mothers and children: this time, Central Americans."It was like fractured pieces trying to converge — their experience today, my history — being in this place where I had been as a child," Ina said.Ina returned to Texas to see firsthand the system the U.S. government has created to handle a surge of immigrant families and children across the southern border, many driven here by violence in Central America.

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