The New Yorker magazine cover for July 2 depicts five children with dark features hiding within the ruffles of the Statue of Liberty’s robe.
Must feel. pic.twitter.com/SbAjOLax26
— Robin Wright (@wrightr) June 22, 2018
The children are seemingly recent illegal immigrants hiding from deportation or separation from their parents amid heated debate over how the government should handle illegal entries to the United States.
Democrats often blame separation of illegal immigrant families on the Trump Administration, yet conditions at the southern border were similar during Obama’s reign. (RELATED: Democratic Rep. Admits The Child Migrant Crisis ‘Was Kept Very Quiet Under The Obama Administration’)