Immigration detention has a short-lived and complicated history. There are several methods controlling immigration and several opinions if its inhumane or not.
Minian convinces her reader of her message by using the appeal form, Logos, in the shape of logic arguments, facts or numbers. For example, “Last Sunday
as Border Patrol agents were tear-gassing Central American asylum seekers, including parents with their toddlers, more than 40,000 other migrants were being held in detention facilities across the United States .”