Latino youth turn to activism ( An article )

“Rites of passage common to American youth – getting a driver’s license, traveling, working and applying to college – are either denied, unattainable or dangerous to pursue for undocumented immigrants,” he said. “It’s at this point that many realize society sees them as disposable, as easily cast away. Yet rather than merely give up, they become involved in campaigns to change the law.

Check out this article on Latino Youth, Activism and their challenges.

 

 

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