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How Central American Youth Test Outdated U.S. Immigration Laws (Americas Quarterly)

August 15, 2017

From the op-ed:

As Vice President Mike Pence travels to Central America this week, immigrants will be on his mind. They’ve certainly been on the news, and on the president's agenda. Pence knows that Central American children have been fleeing to the United States. But he should also recognize the staggering scale of this wave, and what’s behind it. Understanding both is key to creating policy that can prevent surges like this in the future.

Read full op-ed here.

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