Immigrant Advocate Hopes Images of Children in Cages Are ‘Tipping Point’ For Change
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Erica Johnson admits the thought of immigrant children held in cages and tents has made her break down in tears, but she is trying to be hopeful that the images circulating online will also get more people involved in demanding change. Johnson is the program director for the Iowa chapter of the American Friends Service Committee, which has been pushing to abolish the Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency, known as I.C.E.