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The Resource Separated : inside an American tragedy, Jacob Soboroff

Separated : inside an American tragedy, Jacob Soboroff

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Separated : inside an American tragedy
Title
Separated
Title remainder
inside an American tragedy
Statement of responsibility
Jacob Soboroff
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "A deeply reported, newsbreaking account the humanitarian crisis of our time by the journalist who has been at the center of the story: MSNBC correspondent Jacob Soboroff, winner of the 2019 Walter Cronkite Award, offers a chilling expose of the human cost of the Trump administration's border and immigration policies"--
  • In June 2018, Donald Trump's most notorious decision as president--the systematic separation of thousands of desperate migrant families at the US-Mexico border--had secretly been in effect for months before most Americans became aware of the astonishing inhumanity being perpetrated by their own government. Jacob Soboroff was among the first journalists to expose this reality after seeing firsthand the living conditions of the children in custody. His influential series of reports ignited public scrutiny that contributed to the president reversing his own policy and earned Soboroff the Cronkite Award for Excellence in Political Broadcast Journalism and, with his colleagues, the 2019 Hillman Prize for Broadcast Journalism. Soboroff has spent the past two years reporting the many strands of this complex narrative, developing sources from within the Trump administration who share critical details for the first time. He also traces the dramatic odyssey of one separated family from Guatemala, where their lives were threatened by narcos, to seek asylum at the U.S. border, where they were separated--the son ending up in Texas, and the father thousands of miles away, in the Mojave desert of central California. And he joins the heroes who emerged to challenge the policy, and who worked on the ground to reunite parents with children
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Soboroff, Jacob
Dewey number
325.73
Index
no index present
LC call number
JV6483
LC item number
.S627 2020eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Emigration and immigration
  • Undocumented immigrants
  • Border security
  • Emigration and immigration
  • United States
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Separated : inside an American tragedy, Jacob Soboroff
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [373]-388)
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 388 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062992215
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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5a6d9980-b7ca-4383-8900-0735c8fcd97f
Publisher number
EB00778224
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1163926901
  • (OCoLC)on1163926901
Label
Separated : inside an American tragedy, Jacob Soboroff
Link
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [373]-388)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 388 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062992215
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
5a6d9980-b7ca-4383-8900-0735c8fcd97f
Publisher number
EB00778224
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1163926901
  • (OCoLC)on1163926901

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