Photos Spark Flurry of Rhetoric About ‘Whips’ at the Border

Key Facts: There’s no evidence border patrol agents had whips or struck anyone with reins during an incident in Del Rio, Texas, on Sept. 19, 2021. Initial statements by journalists who witnessed the incident referencing “whips” appear to mistake long reins that one agent was swinging at migrants for an actual whip. One border patrol … Continue reading Photos Spark Flurry of Rhetoric About ‘Whips’ at the Border