The Corner

Immigration

Amazing but Typical 

You might have seen this headline the last 24 hours or so:

“Trump administration to send migrant children to Army base once used as Japanese internment camp”

That sounds terrible. Then, you read the story, and you find this:

The Health and Human Services Department (HHS), which operates the Office of Refugee Resettlement, said it was activating facilities at Fort Sill Army Base near Lawton, Okla., as a temporary emergency shelter for children detained at the border.

The site also was used as a shelter in 2014 under the Obama administration.

Rich Lowry is the editor of National Review. He can be reached via email: comments.lowry@nationalreview.com. 

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