[While the DREAM ACT for immigration reform was still a mjor headline story, the Obama administration promised its activists that they were suspending deportations of them. Now, those promises are like they never were made. Read this story about one of the DREAM activists. — Frontlines ed.]
by ElDreamerDaniel » Fri Sep 23, 2011 12:57 am
http://wfc2.wiredforchange.com/o/8496/p … n_KEY=8164More and more reports are surfacing across the country that ICE agents are not practicing what John Morton, director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, promised would happen — that ICE agents would exercise prosecutorial discretion when handling the deportation cases of people deemed non-security threats.
The opposite has been happening which is gradually disillusioning the Latino community in how sincere the Obama administration was in not deporting DREAM Act students or treating non-threatening undocumented people as terroristic criminals.
One such DREAMer decided to share his story:
Matias Ramos was born in Buenos Aires Argentina in 1986. Him and his family came to the United States in 1999. Matias graduated from UCLA in 2008 with a degree in Political Science with minors in Latin American Studies and Spanish. Continue reading