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Families Divided

Scenes from "Families Belong Together" rallies across Texas

Texans in multiple cities joined rallies across the country Saturday to protest the Trump administration's immigration policies and call for the reunification of thousands of immigrant children who were separated from their parents

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Families Divided

The Trump administration's “zero tolerance” immigration policy, which led to the separation of children from adults who crossed the border illegally, has fueled a national outcry. Sign up for our ongoing coverage. Send story ideas to tips@texastribune.org.

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Thousands gathered in Texas cities and around the country Saturday to protest the separation of undocumented children from their families. More than 2,000 children remain separated from their families due to Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" policy.

Below are scenes from rallies in Austin, Houston and El Paso.

Thousands of demonstrators gathered at the Texas State Capitol for the Families Belong Together Rally on Saturday, June 30...
Deborah Campbell joined thousands of people gathered at the Texas State Capitol for the "Families Belong Together" rally o...

Thousands of demonstrators gathered for the "Families Belong Together" rally on June 30, 2018, to protest President Trump'...
Zenén Jaimes Pérez, communications director for the Texas Civil Rights Project, speaks to thousands of people gathered at ...
Barbara Rush holds her grandson Asher Imani, 2, among the thousands of people gathered at the Texas State Capitol for the ...
Approximately 7000 people gathered at the Texas State Capitol for the Families Belong Together Rally on June 30, 2018, to ...

Ronnie Lister, president of the International Center for Spiritual and Social Activism, speaks to demonstrators protesting...

Demonstrators at Herman Square listen to speakers in front of City Hall in Houston.

Sandra Luz Gonzalez and fellow demonstrators march through the streets of downtown Houston.
State Sen. Sylvia Garcia, D-Houston, (far right) marches with demonstrators protest the Trump administration's immigration...

The march in El Paso started at Cleveland Park and continued south on El Paso street.

Demonstrators during the "Families Belong Together” in el Paso on June 30, 2018.

Demonstrators in a parking lot near the Mexico border during the "Families Belong Together” in el Paso on June 30, 2018.

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