Accountability and humane practices

Zhen Xing Jiang, who miscarried while being detained by immigration officers, has been granted political asylum.  During her detention, she reported that she had been shoved, denied food for more than eight hours and was initially ridiculed when she said she felt ill.

Once again the lede in this article reports “protests in Chinese American communities.”  However, multi-ethnic Asian organizations as well as immigrant rights groups were shocked and outraged by her treatment because it is an issue of social justice.

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