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“Las Madres de Berks” illuminates realities of immigrant detention in Pennsylvania

Berks County Residential Center is one of three family detention facilities in the country in which ICE detains undocumented immigrant families.

By Vikram Sundar, Staff Writer

October 15, 2019

The film "Las Madres de Berks" was shown at the Frick Fine Arts Auditorium Thursday night in a screening hosted by the Shut Down Berks Coalition, an activist organization, in conjunction with Pitt’s history of art and architecture department.

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Las Madres de Berks