Ripple Effect of Immigration Enforcement
Record numbers of deportations and a flurry of new state laws targeting undocumented immigrants have created ripple effects in communities across the country. American citizens have been detained and even deported. Children of deportees are ending up in foster care. In states with the most restrictive laws, crops are going unharvested for lack of workers. We look at some of the unintended consequences of immigration enforcement.
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