Mass Demonstrations at LaGuardia Airport as Kids Ripped From Parents Arrive in New York

If President Donald Trump thought his sham executive order would put an end to mass grassroots outrage over his unspeakably cruel anti-immigrant agenda, he was sorely mistaken.

As hundreds of immigrant children forcibly separated from their families arrived on flights to New York City from Texas Wednesday night, massive demonstrations kicked off both inside and outside LaGuardia Airport showing solidarity with the young children and demanding that the Trump administration immediately reunite them with their loved ones, who are detained thousands of miles away.

“We want to let them know that there are thousands of people who see them, who love them, and who will fight for them,” Stosh Cotler, CEO of immigrant rights group Bend the Arc and one of the organizers of the rally, said in a statement.

The protests at LaGuardia, which continued into the early hours of Thursday morning, closed with chants of “I believe that we will win!”

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