It’s important to keep watch but no, it shouldn’t be shocking. reading the article:
“When I read they were opening again, I cried,” said Rosey Abuabara, a San Antonio community activist who was arrested for protesting outside the Carrizo camp in 2019. “I consoled myself with the fact that it was considered the Cadillac of [migrant child] centers, but I don’t have any hope that Biden is going to make it better.”
the fact that it is the “Cadillac of migrant child centers” DOES in fact make a difference.
It’s important to watch and question: This facility should be a model of good process. It needs to do everything right, above board, legit. Temporary. Clear goals. Have Rosey Abuabara involved. Others.
He’s not a Progressive President. He’s Law-and-Order. It’s the “how” that makes a difference as no, he’s not a progressive activist’s wet dream President but so far he seems to be at least trying to listen, so take advantage of that at the start and try to shape policy.