Monday, August 23, 2010
A Simple Truth: When Parents Get Deported Citizen Children Fight to Survive
Latino America has a story "When Parents Get Deported Citizen Children Fight to Survive," by Erynn Elizabeth Reitmayer, which is well worth reading. More than 5 million children currently live in the United States with at least one undocumented parent. Close to 75 percent of those children are U.S. citizens. When one or both parents are deported, children often have to choose between living with their immediate family — in another country — or living without them in the United States.