Saturday, June 28, 2014

The "White" Mexican: I didn't know I was undocumented

In high school, David Martinez learned that he is an undocumented immigrant. Martinez says his friends "couldn't believe that someone like me, who looks so white, could be an undocumented immigrant."

Under President Barack Obama's DACA program announced in 2012, Martinez was granted relief from deportation. His story first appeared on CNN iReport

Explore the journey out of the shadows led by undocumented immigrant and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas. CNN Films' "Documented" airs Sunday, June 29, at 9 p.m.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/immigration/2014/06/the-white-mexican-i-didnt-know-i-was-undocumented.html

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