FRONTLINE

US government moves to privatize migrant child detention

Clip | 3m 44s

A joint investigation by The Associated Press and FRONTLINE has found that the Trump administration is actively shifting the caretaking of migrant children from mostly religious-based nonprofits toward the private sector.

Aired: 10/02/19

Rating: NR

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