Reprinted with permission from Shareblue.
After months of unconvincing lies from his administration, Trump admitted that the cruelty of ripping children away from their parents was a way to deter people from coming to the United States — and that his administration is considering new ways to separate even more families.
During a brief gaggle with reporters on the South Lawn of the White House Saturday, Trump was asked about reports that his administration is considering a new family separation policy at the border.
Trump did not deny this, and conceded that the administration is “looking at a lot of different things having to do with illegal immigration.”
Trump was then asked whether he thought “the original family separation policy from this summer was effective in deterring people from crossing at the border.”
“If they feel there will be separation, they don’t come,” Trump said.…