Leaked audio from a training session inside a Texas federal shelter for unaccompanied migrant children suggests that staffers have been sexually abusing the minors in their custody.
— New York Post (@nypost) July 31, 2021
The recordings paint a horrifying picture of what these children are subjected to once they are placed in the hands of the political operatives who are running these facilities.
“We have already caught staff with minors inappropriately. Is that OK with you guys? – Un-named presenter to staff at Fort Bliss.
The severely overcrowded facility in Fort Bliss held 5,000 minors at its peak in the spring. By May, when the audio was recorded, US Health and Human Services was able to help alleviate some of the overflow, getting the number of children down to around 3,000.
During the training session, staff was instructed to intervene if they witnessed inappropriate behavior between staff members and minors, but the speaker makes no mention of reporting such behavior.
“If you catch them, especially if it’s a staff member, you separate that minor from that person immediately.”
The recording also reveals how minors have been complaining that staff would violently bounce them up and down on their bed to wake them up in the morning, which even the presenter called “child abuse.”
“I know there have been a lot of complaints from minors about staff members waking them up in the morning. We’ve got some staff members that are picking up and shaking the bed to wake up the minor. Or they’re bouncing them on the bed. They think they’re being