President Donald Trump speaks Wednesday after signing an executive order to his administration's policy of separating migrant families who cross the southern border. Trump is flanked by Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and Vice President Mike Pence..
President Donald Trump speaks Wednesday after signing an executive order to his administration's policy of separating migrant families who cross the southern border. Trump is flanked by Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and Vice President Mike Pence.. Pablo Martinez Monsivais AP
President Donald Trump speaks Wednesday after signing an executive order to his administration's policy of separating migrant families who cross the southern border. Trump is flanked by Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and Vice President Mike Pence.. Pablo Martinez Monsivais AP
Erika D. Smith

Erika D. Smith

Associate editor and editorial writer

If you're fed up with Trump's cruelty and not doing this, you're part of the problem

June 20, 2018 05:01 PM

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Erika D. Smith joined The Sacramento Bee in May 2015 after spending most of her career in the nebulous Midwest. She previously worked for The Indianapolis Star in Indiana, where, as metro columnist, she covered issues related to neighborhoods, community development, public safety and diversity. She also worked for five years at the Akron Beacon Journal in Ohio. She is a native of Cleveland.

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