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In the political debate: the undocumented immigrants.

As the election year starts in all of its force and the political debate has, as one of its central issues, the fate of the many undocumented immigrants of all ages: some young children,others teens reuniting with parents and parents who are the sole support for young children born in this country,we are reminded every day that this is about the future of many of the reunited immigrant families we have been talking about in the posts of this blog. 300 more words

Multicultural Counseling

Author Marie Marquardt On Immigration, Research, & Writing Fiction From A Broken Heart

By Marie Marquardt

A few years ago, I made a rather unusual decision for a sociologist of religion. I decided to write a romance for young adults – one that is, in many ways, linked to my academic research. 1,053 more words

Young Adult

OC Funders to Tackle Immigration Issues

For the first time in this mostly conservative county, a pool of local and regional funders have decided to pool resources to offer grants for services specifically benefiting undocumented immigrants. 553 more words

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Immigration Beat - January 29, 2016

Story ideas:

Delve into the overall emotional effect on the local immigrant community caused by the recent announcement of the Obama administration’s planned deportations.

Tell the story of a person living out the immigrant experience in Kankakee County and making a positive difference – this week’s suggestion: Rev. 82 more words

Community

Two settlers walk into a bar...

When I met with Velia at my father’s house, it was clear she has been a focused individual. Law school after community college where we were in student government together, and now a special ed teacher at a local high school.  963 more words

FEATURED VIDEO // Humans of Immigrant America

NBC News features a video by Maria Hinojosa interviewing an undocumented Korean American mother and son in Flushing, Queens, who make an appeal that they are like million others “just living our lives, trying to do the best for us and for our families.” 37 more words

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