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'Dreamer's' post on paying taxes goes viral


PHOENIX — On Sunday morning, Arizona State University junior Belen Sisa posted a simple Facebook update that she paid her taxes.

By Sunday night, dozens of strangers were messaging her that she is a criminal and a liar, and that they reported her to be deported. 782 more words


Fewer Undocumented Students Applying For Financial Aid Out Of Fear

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — Uncertainty over President Trump’s immigration enforcement has led fewer undocumented students to reach out for financial assistance.

Applications for Dream Act financial aid at the state’s community college system are down more than 40 percent from last year, officials said. 251 more words


Ximena Gaby Magana 2-26-17

Dr. Laura Murillo (President & CEO of the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce) talks with a DREAMer: Ximena Gaby Magana. They discuss her story of coming to America and some of the hardships faced by those trying to migrate. 6 more words

Cbs Houston

#20: stress related to immigration status in students is one result

“The context of having a parent, sibling or relative without documentation, or not being documented oneself, is a unique stressor that cannot solely be understood as generic stress or trauma. 96 more words



 I want to apologize for not taking a stand sooner. I too was an undocumented immigrant; just like you I came into the United States as a minor and stayed with my family there illegally. 702 more words