Community Health, Youth Voices
Immigrant families across America were watching when the U.S. Supreme Court deadlocked on a case challenging President Barack Obama’s immigration plan, which would have shielded millions of undocumented immigrants from deportation and allowed them to work in the U.S. The nation’s highest court failed to pave the way for comprehensive immigration form, just as Congress has failed to create and pass bipartisan solutions to a system that ultimately penalizes families. “As an American I am frustrated, angered, but still remain hopeful for immigration reform within my lifetime. I have seen the tragic stories of families being torn apart…” Read one young man’s commentary on South Kern Sol.