Opinion: Giving Thanks, A Privileged Immigrant’s Perspective

If you’re enjoying a Thanksgiving dinner with family and friends, that in itself is something to be thankful for.  There are many people who won’t be spending the day that way.  Some of them will be working, providing service to people getting the forgotten “must-haves” for their Thanksgiving dinner.  There are children who will be spending their first Thanksgiving in cages and separated from their families.  And yes, it follows there are parents who are spending their first Thanksgiving in a jail cell fearing for where their children are. read more