Photographer Lauren Santucci documents the ongoing impact of changes to the asylum-seeking process under the Trump Administration.
*All photos by Lauren Santucci. Faces in images have been concealed to protect subjects.
Kate and Pamela are cousins from the Republic of Congo, who after being targeted by their government, fled to Detroit where they applied for asylum in 2016. Back home in the Congolese capital of Brazzaville, the cousins feared a regime that imprisons and tortures anyone they view as threatening their power.