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‘Families Belong Together’ Rally in Sacramento California

As new revelations begin to highlight the systematic separation of children from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border, cities across the nation have erupted into protest. One of these cities … Continue reading

July 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

I Am An Unaccompanied Minor

Recently, reports revealed that the U.S. government had lost track of over 1,500 unaccompanied minors, or children without guardians. Youth Radio’s Andrea Jiménez at down and talked with one of … Continue reading

June 7, 2018 · Leave a comment

Worried About ICE Raids? Here’s How Teens Can Help Their Families

After rumors about imminent ICE raids in the Bay Area blew up, immigrant communities across California are panicking. Youth Radio’s Noel Anaya sat down with an attorney from The Stanford … Continue reading

February 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Central Valley Residents Ask for a ‘Clean’ Dream Act

Peaceful protesters gathered outside Representative Devin Nunes’ office on Dec. 20 to ask that he support undocumented youth living in the U.S. Much to their dismay, however, they were forced … Continue reading

January 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

‘Migrant Stories’ Documentary Can Teach Teens About Immigrant Struggle

After hearing the Trump administration’s uncertain stances on immigration policies, a group of Bakersfield lawyers produced “American Migrant Stories,” a documentary about the struggles of immigrant families seeking better lives. … Continue reading

January 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

‘120 Days’ Documents the Intimate Life of an Immigrant Family

Sacramento’s Jazmine Justice-Young weighs in on the important messages of “120 Days.” The movie portrays the daily struggles and dangers facing immigrant families living in the U.S. “Not every immigrant … Continue reading

November 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

There Are Alternatives to DACA for Undocumented Youth

After President Donald Trump announced his rescission of DACA, thousands of Dreamers across the country now face uncertain futures. But Boyle Heights’ Ricardo Diaz wants these DACA recipients to know … Continue reading

October 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Dreamers out on a limb

After President Donald Trump announced his plan to repeal the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, many supporters of the policy have voiced their outrage over the announcement. DACA … Continue reading

October 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Our migrant story

With President Donald Trump’s recent announcement that he plans to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy, a massive backlash from across the nation has risen to face … Continue reading

October 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

‘In the United States, I made my own family’

A youth writer from Richmond interviewed her great-aunt about her experience as a Pakistani immigrant in the United States. Moving from a tight-knit family community to a strange country without … Continue reading

September 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

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