27 April 2008 ~ 0 Comments

Documenting the Undocumented – Part 1

A while ago I did a call out for dreamers to document their stories and now I am slowly releasing them. This one is the first from K.B., who is a college sophomore currently undergoing deportation proceedings.

“Every day I drive to school I drive in fear, not b/c I don’t have a license or am uninsured, but b/c cops remind me of INS officers. Every day I hope my car won’t break down, b/c it is my only means of transportation, and there’s barely any money to fill it with gas, not to mention expensive repairs. Every day I hope I can get up on time, b/c working all the time for minimum wage leaves me exhausted and unmotivated. Every day presents a series of mini-obstacles that result from being undocumented.”

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