Video: The Detained Children Representing Themselves in Immigration Court

Last week we reported on detained children as young as 3 years old, separated from their parents, forced to represent themselves in an immigration court.

Using court transcripts, NowThis offers a recreation of children, often unable to speak English, in the courtroom:

Scott Lucas is Professor of International Politics at the University of Birmingham and editor-in-chief of EA WorldView. He is a specialist in US and British foreign policy and international relations, especially the Middle East and Iran. Formerly he worked as a journalist in the US, writing for newspapers including the Guardian and The Independent and was an essayist for The New Statesman before he founded EA WorldView in November 2008.

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