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Latin American History 161: Enrique's Journey Project: Great Places to Start Research

Good Resources for Starting Your Research

US Immigration Policy & US Foreign Policy in Mexico & Central America

Living Conditions in Central America/Central American Immigration

Immigration's Impact on the Receiving Country

Detention Facilities / Abuse of Migrants

Between Borders (New York Times Documentary)

Why so many migrant kids are coming to the U.S. alone (PBS News Hour)

Solving Illegal Immigration [for Real] Sonia Nazario

DACA

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) 

In September 2017, President Donald Trump ordered the end of the DACA program, saying that the previous administration's executive order creating the program was illegal and that the status of the DACA recipients should be dealt with by the US Congress.

The case has been taken up by the US Supreme Court for the 2019-2020 term. Here are some articles explaining what is happening:

 

 Trump Moves to End DACA and Calls on Congress to Act (includes video)

 Scores of companies tell the Supreme Court that allowing the Trump administration to end DACA will hurt the economy

  DREAMers describe anxiety as they await a Supreme Court ruling on DACA

 

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) 


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