In the summer of 2017, a controversial program quietly began at the Mexican-American border. Hundreds of little children were taken from their parents, sparking outrage across the world. This blog explores the story of the families caught in the middle of zero tolerance policies and the invisible lines that divide them.
The Plight of Separated Families
At the SanYsidro American border with Tijuana, Mexico, CLU Family Law 2's Aaron Wemple investigates the separation of children from their parents. He interviews children, parents, and Christian groups who are working to bridge the gap during legal proceedings. The situation at the border reflects the struggles faced in high-conflict family law, where children are caught in the middle and in two-party contracts where the focus is often on the corporate "OEM" (Original Equipment Manufacture) side.
Issues Faced by the Homeless
Jeremy, a homeless man near the San Diego County Health and Human Service Agency, shares his perspective on the lack of direct support from government agencies. Aaron highlights the importance of collaborative and inclusive approaches to address the complex issues faced by those on society's fringes.
Challenges in the Disability Process
A disabled gentleman at a public housing scene reveals his five-year struggle to receive disability benefits. This journey through bureaucracy highlights the need for a more efficient and empathetic approach to support individuals with disabilities. The lingering hostilties of being a victim victimized to "win" a case seems to haunt us people post-traumatically who've been through these experiences.
The Emotional Toll of Family Court
The California Supreme Court serves as a backdrop for the emotional battles fought in family court. Child custody battles can be intense and often result in the silencing of individuals involved. The exorbitant costs associated with contentious divorces also highlight the need for reform in the legal system.
A Stand for Fair Contracts
At Paramount Pictures, the Writers Guild of America and SAG-AFTA after picket line walkers fight for fair contracts with the corporate side. The support from fellow union members demonstrates the importance of solidarity in advocating for fair treatment and against corporate greed.
Struggles Faced by Workers
Speaking with workers involved in the strike, Aaron uncovers the sacrifices made by individuals fighting for better working conditions. The absence of pay and basic healthcare highlights the challenges faced by these workers and the need for safer conditions for future generations.
The Power of Resilience
Through various scenes and challenges, the blog emphasizes the importance of resilience and the commitment to fight for what is right. Knowledge and understanding empower individuals to navigate life's battles, whether it's in health or other struggles faced.
Empowering Lives and Changing Narratives
Major League Family's Olivia Sanders shares her remarkable journey to financial security while preserving her privacy. MajorLeagueFamily.com offers plans and services to empower families, safeguard children's well-being, and ensure online privacy.
Champions for Children work tirelessly to reunite families and provide a better future. Their efforts aim to bridge the gaps caused by separation and create a more inclusive and supportive society.
The battle for families and children at the Mexican-American border highlights the complex issues faced by individuals caught in zero tolerance policies and two-party contracts. It emphasizes the need for collaborative, empathetic approaches to ensure the well-being and rights of children and families. By standing together and fighting for what is right, we can empower lives and create a more inclusive society.