Ivanka Trump faces backlash after posting photo of her toddler son

The internet isn’t pleased with Ivanka Trump.

The mom-of-three posted a photo to Twitter showing her cuddling her 2-year-old son, Theodore, on Sunday with the caption: "My <3! #SundayMorning."

But some people called the post insensitive in light of the recently enacted “zero tolerance” policy, which allows border security agents to take away the children of people who entered the U.S. illegally.

Ivanka, who serves as an adviser to her father, has not spoken out about the policy.

“You’d almost never know her father’s administration, to which she is an adviser, was brutally separating migrant children from their asylum-seeking parents and lost track of 1,500 of them,” MSNBC correspondent Joy Reid wrote on Twitter in reference to Ivanka’s post.

Many others, including Jim Carrey, also chimed in.

She has not responded to the criticism.

On Sunday, Donald Trump Jr. posted a photo with two of his children, Spencer and Chloe, and received similar comments.

While some slammed the photographs for their "insensitivity," others praised them. "You're such a wonderful example of what a great father is!" one fan wrote on the post.

Earlier this month, Attorney General Jeff  Sessions said people caught smuggling a child into the country will be prosecuted "and that child will be separated from you as required by law."

"We don’t want to separate families, but we don’t want families to enter the border illegally," he said while speaking at Association of State Criminal Investigative Agencies’ 2018 spring conference.

The government reportedly places the children in foster homes. At a congressional committee last month, however, it was determined the government was "unable to determine with certainty the whereabouts of 1,475" minors after attempting to contact their sponsors in the last three months of 2017.

After the revelation, many began tweeting using the hashtag #WhereAreTheChildren.

Donald Trump took to Twitter on Saturday to blame democrats for the “horrible law."

It is not clear what he meant as there is no law mandating the "zero tolerance" policy, reports said.

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NEW YORK NY - OCTOBER 18: Ivanka Trump (R) with daughter Arabella Rose Kushner sighting on October 18, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Josiah Kamau/BuzzFoto/FilmMagic)
Baby Theodore. My heart is full 💙 #grateful
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 11: Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner with Arabella Kushner attend the Born Free Africa Mother's Day Family Carnival at Hudson River Park Pier 45 on May 11, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images)
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Ivanka Trump walks with her children Arabella and Theodore as they board Air Force One to depart West Palm Beach, Florida U.S. February 20, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
US President Donald Trump walks with grandchildren Arabella Kushner (L) and Joseph Kushner to board Marine One from the South Lawn of the White House on February 17, 2017 in Washington, DC. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 18: Ivanka Trump, Arabella Rose Kushner and Joseph Frederick Kushner are seen in Midtown on January 18, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Alo Ceballos/GC Images)
Joseph Kushner, grandson of US President Donald Trump, looks out of an Oval Office window before boarding Marine One from the South Lawn of the White House on February 17, 2017 in Washington, DC. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
This boy is pure sunshine. ☀️
Joseph Kushner, holding a toy Marine One, walks with his grandfather, US President Donald Trump, as they make their way to board Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, DC on March 3, 2017. Trump is heading to Orlando, Florida to visit a Catholic school and then on to Palm Beach, Florida. / AFP PHOTO / MANDEL NGAN / ALTERNATIVE CROP (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
NEW YORK NY - OCTOBER 18: Ivanka Trump and son Joseph Frederick Kushner sighting on October 18, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Josiah Kamau/BuzzFoto/FilmMagic)
Smooches from baby Theodore. 😘 #Latergram
While I was getting ready, Joseph helped to prep dinner (but not before having me smell all the herbs!). Check out more from my night on @people_style online now! #MetGala #MomLife
Theodore caught contemplating if he'll be able to eat his body weight in birthday cake. (Postscript: he came insanely close 🎂🍼🎈🎂 #babymath #1stbirthday #cousindate
#TBT to the #MetGala. Joseph has become quite the little gentleman. It's become a family tradition for him to escort me to the car and see us off. #ManusXMachina
Quality snuggle time with this sweetheart before heading in to the office. ❤️
My baby boy is two months old, can you believe it?! Little Theodore was only eight days old in this photo. 💙
🍼 for Theodore and ☕️ for me...Starting the day off right!
NEW YORK - JANUARY 12: Ivanka Trump seen out with her son Joseph Frederick Kushner in Manhattan on January 12, 2017 in New York, New York. (Photo by Josiah Kamau/BuzzFoto via Getty Images)
I asked Arabella to smile 😃 and this is what I get. She is such a goofball!
So proud of my amazing siblings @donaldjtrumpjr @erictrump & @tiffanytrump. Great work! #RNC #RNCinCLE
There are few things better than spending a hot summer evening in the garden with these next gen green thumbs!
Ivanka Trump looks at her daughter Arabella as US President Donald Trump meets with parents and teachers at Saint Andrew Catholic School in Orlando, Florida, on March 3, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
Birthday tradition: Spaghetti lunch-date!🍝
Delicious breakfast courtesy of Arabella!
Home Sweet Home! Nothing better than returning to these 3 little 🐒's!
Ivanka Trump (L) places a sticker on the jacket of her daughter Arabella Rose Kushner watched by Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump (2nd R) and his wife Melania after voting at a polling station in a school during the 2016 presidential elections on November 8, 2016 in New York. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
PALM BEACH, FL - JANUARY 05: Ivanka Trump and Arabella Rose Kushner attend the 2014 Trump Invitational Grand Prix at The Mar-a-Lago Club on January 5, 2014 in Palm Beach, Florida. (Photo by Larry Marano/Getty Images for 2014 Trump Invitational Grand Prix)
A sweet behind-the-scenes moment with baby Theodore during my @HarpersBazaarUS shoot.
Baby it's cold outside!
There were so many incredible milestones this past weekend -- including one for baby Theodore who crawled for the very first time in the White House!
Exploring the wonders of the @smithsonian National Museum of Natural History 🦋
Making some new friends in DC! 🐘
Birthday tradition! #noodlesforlonglife🍝
The best moment of the day!


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