A proud DREAMer shares her hopes and fears.
In the midst of a nasty election season where the mocking chant “Build that wall” has become an anti-immigrant anthem, educators and immigration rights activists have ramped up their support for America’s undocumented students.
“Anti-immigrant rhetoric has placed our students and their families on high alert, resulting in, among other things, increased absenteeism because families fear sending their children to school.
“I am speaking out today for the millions who want nothing more than to walk out of the shadows and into a future”: Texas high school teacher Areli Zárate
Ill Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky fasts to show solidarity
In a small town in deep East Texas, just 20 minutes from the Louisiana border, Tania Hernandez Castillo grew up with her parents and three siblings. Early on in life, she was inspired by an educator. Take Action › Sign the petition to help make commonsense immigration reform a reality for students and their families. … Continued
Garibay, and millions of aspiring new Americans like her, was brought to the United States as a child.