Janitor’s Photos of Migrants’ Confiscated Belongings

Tom Kiefer, a janitor at the offices of U.S. Customs and Border Protection in Ajo, Arizona, collected the belongings of border crossers out of the trash and photographed them.

Toilet Paper



Article and more photos at the New Yorker.

~ by lolarusa on March 15, 2017.

2 Responses to “Janitor’s Photos of Migrants’ Confiscated Belongings”

  1. You gotta have a stony heart to confiscate somebody’s crucifix.

  2. According to the article, rosaries are “potentially lethal, non-essential personal property”.

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