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Feds: Pastors not welcome
at immigration camps

Fox News, by Todd Starnes

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Posted By:MissMolly, 7/10/2014 4:15:08 AM

Pastors and churches have been banned from helping the thousands of illegal immigrant children housed in border detention facilities run by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, clergy in Texas and Arizona tell me. “Border Patrol told us pastors and churches are not allowed to visit,” said Kyle Coffin, the pastor of CrossRoads Church in Tucson, Arizona. “It’s pretty heartbreaking that they don’t let anybody in there -- even credentialed pastors.” A public affairs officer for the Border Patrol confirmed that ministers and church groups have been banned from the Nogales Placement Center. “Due to the unique operational and security challenges of

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: PageTurner, 7/10/2014 4:23:43 AM     (No. 9917861)

What are they afraid of?

And what irony - terrorists get every imam they can dream of in their cells but child detainees, no.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mizzmac, 7/10/2014 4:36:01 AM     (No. 9917866)

Stunning. Absolutely stunning. What ARE they afraid of?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rinktum, 7/10/2014 5:40:15 AM     (No. 9917882)

They are afraid they will be exposed. Therefore, everyone must be kept out except the bureaurcrats who are running the show. It seems to me the entire government workforce has checked their integrity at the door and are willing to do what Obama tells them. It is time for people who work in government to refuse to comply. History has shown us what happens when people decide to ignore their conscience and just follow orders. Are Americans going to just go along to get along with no thought about what is right or wrong?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: pineledger, 7/10/2014 6:22:13 AM     (No. 9917907)

It´s not what they´re afraid of. It´s what they are hiding.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: gerty, 7/10/2014 7:20:32 AM     (No. 9917961)

Isn´t there some sort of law against being held incommunicado?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: MirJoy, 7/10/2014 7:24:33 AM     (No. 9917966)

I hope someone can make the comparison between these immigration camps and the Japanese internment camps - especially the transparency or lack of it - then and now.

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