Quotas contribute to the mass detention of hundreds of thousands of people every year. Ending this policy is a necessary and timely first step toward stopping immigrant detention, which pulls loved ones apart and causes untold psychological suffering as well as financial hardship.
Detention has resulted in human rights abuses, torture, and denials of due process—all while funneling taxpayer dollars into the hands of for-profit corporations that make money on denying people their liberty.
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