11 Things You Didn’t Know About Deportation
11 Things You Didn’t Know About Deportation
By Yara Simon | 11/20/2014 - 13:51

Jane the Virgin star Diane Guerrero


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Scott DesJarlais
Crowd Cheers as Representative Tells 11-Year-Old Girl Her Dad Would Have to Be Deported
By Samantha Leal | 08/20/2013 - 10:37

Well, this is interesting. A crowd attending a town hall in Tennessee clapped when an 11-year-old girl was told that her father would need to be deported, reports MSNBC.

Josie Molina Macareg approached the mic to ask Republican congressman Scott DesJarlais one question: "I have a dad who's undocumented. What can I do so he can stay with me?"


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Favianna Rodriguez
Artist & Activist Favianna Rodriguez Talks Immigration, Rosario Dawson and Her New Web Series Episode
By Samantha Leal | 01/18/2013 - 13:23

Artist and activist Favianna Rodriguez brings migrant and undocumented issues to light in a new episode, “Migration is Beautiful.” The episode is part of a documentary web series, “Voice of Art” which airs on Pharrell Williams’ I am OTHER YouTube channel.


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Future of Immigrant Children
The Future of Our Niños Is At Risk
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 04/21/2011 - 15:30

Immigrant children are the country’s fastest-growing group but their future and their ability to assimilate is in jeopardy unless something is done to improve their educational achievement, according to a new policy brief released by the Brookings Institute.

In its report, the independent think tank specifically calls the educational lag of Latino kids—who make up a quarter of school-age children in the U.S. and 5 million of whom have at least one undocumented parent—one of the biggest domestic problems facing the country.


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