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NPA Strongly Opposes the Department of Homeland Security’s Policy of Family Separation

Posted by Becky Martin, NPA Advocacy Director June 18, 2018 at 10:18 AM

The National Physicians Alliance (NPA) strongly urges the Department of Justice and the Department of Homeland Security to end the policy of separating asylum-seeking families at the border. As physicians, we know that detaining and separating families and children is traumatic and harmful and can cause long-lasting physical,  cognitive, psychological and emotional damage. Moreover, keeping […]

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