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Youth Say Tabling DREAM Act a Good Decision

Young advocates for the DREAM Act say the postponement of a Senate vote gives them more time to convince senators of their cause.

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Should Immigration Activists Go All In, Or Bet On A Smaller Prize?

The immigration reform movement is at a fork in the road: fight for the DREAM Act as a standalone bill or continue the battle for comprehensive legislation.

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Hunger Strike and Arrests For Immigration Reform

June 1st was marked by more acts of civil disobedience in New York City, as the pressure for legislators to move on immigration ramps up.

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Civil Disobedience: Undocumented Youth Risk Deportation in Push for Immigration Reform

Young protesters and immigrant activists are increasingly turning to acts of civil disobedience, knowing that the result may be deportation for undocumented demonstrators.