Jennifer Lopez and Shakira used the Super Bowl Halftime Show to make a poignant political statement about the U.S.-Mexico border crisis.
You might have been too distracted to notice it at first glance. But after J. Lo's solo portion of the performance, when her daughter Emme Maribel Muñiz started to sing a slowed-down version of "Let's Get Loud," she was in a stylized version of a cage:
Emme and other performers can be seen in an array of cage-like structures. People are assuming that this was meant to symbolize children who have been caged at the border of the U.S. and Mexico.