Rachel Maddow Is Crying For All Of Us While Reporting On ‘Tender Age’ Shelters For Migrant Infants

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On Tuesday night, Rachel Maddow understandably got emotional while having to report breaking news that Donald Trump‘s administration is sending migrant infants and toddlers to “tender age” shelters as a result of the “zero tolerance” policy.

Related: How To Help The Families Being Separated At The Border

While reporting on the young children forcibly being ripped from their parents, the MSNBC news anchor struggled to say:

“This is incredible. Trump administration officials have been sending babies and other young children… To at least three… I think I’m going to have to hand this off. Sorry, that does it for us tonight. We’ll see you tomorrow.”

Ultimately, Rachel passed it off to her fellow broadcaster Lawrence O’Donnell.

Watch the tough moment (below):

The journalist later took to Twitter with the script she intended to say, including a link to the AP story. She wrote:

We’re all human. That’s how we should be treating each other, anyway.

[Image via MSNBC/Twitter.]

Jun 20, 2018 10:05am PDT

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