‘Will they take my kids away?’: the immigrants refusing food aid amid Trump crackdown

cruelty does not even come close. most vile form of racism.


The administration’s anti-immigrant agenda has made people fearful of accepting help they are legally entitled to

On a recent Tuesday morning, Patricia walked into the Salvation Army in Redwood City, a community south of San Francisco, because a friend told her they could help her feed her family without fear of reprisal from US immigration officials.

But Patricia, an undocumented migrant from Guatemala, whose last name the Guardian has agreed to withhold, still had questions.

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