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Video Shows Border Patrol Neglected Guatemalan Teen Who Died in Their Custody

Virginia Isaad
When 16-year-old Guatemalan immigrant Carlos Gregorio Hernandez Vasquez was diagnosed with the flu at the Border Patrol processing center in McAllen, Texas, he should have been properly cared for but instead, he was sent to a holding cell in nearby...
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ICE Shuts Down Immigrant Hotline Featured on ‘OITNB’

Virginia Isaad
The final season of Netflix’s Orange Is the New Black highlighted the country’s current immigration detention issue and told the stories of character’s in detainment, fighting to be reunited with their children, and the real-life retaliation that detainees in detention...
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7 Real Ways To Help In The Effort To Reunite Immigrant Families

Priscilla Blossom
Immigrant families in the U.S. have always suffered in numerous ways. The simple act of having to flee your home and homeland, of starting over in a new country where you might not even speak the common language, is hard...