The Foreign Desk

Explainer 120: Separating families – is the White House right to blame lawmakers?

15

15

00:00 / 00:00

/

Cover art for The Foreign Desk

21 June 2018

05 minutes


Photo: Shutterstock

Images of children in detention centres have shocked the world this week but even after signing an executive order to keep families together, Trump still insists that Congress and the Democrats are to blame. Is this more of Trump’s trademark deflection or does he have a point? Monocle’s New York bureau chief Ed Stocker explains.

21 June 2018

Share episode

Download

/

sign in to monocle

new to monocle?

Print magazine subscriptions start from £55.

Subscribe now

Loading...

/

15

15

Live

00:0001:00

  • The Continental Shift