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Items tagged: dream activists

Give me the DREAM Act in the lame duck session, says Obama

From the Restore Fairness blog-

After a year of unfulfilled hopes and promises of immigration reform, it might finally be time for dreams to come true.

Promising Harvard sophomore, Eric Balderas, faces deportation

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From the Restore Fairness blog.

Until two weeks ago 19 year old Eric Balderas was a sophomore on a full scholarship to Harvard University with a major in molecular biology and the ambition of becoming a cancer researcher. In an instant, he went from representing the promise of the country’s future to being threatened with deportation to Mexico, a country that he has no recollection of.

Donate to Tam Ngoc Tran and Cinthya Nathalie Felix Perez Memorial Fund

“What happens to a dream deferred?”
~ Langston Hughes, 1951
We commemorate the lives of two daughters, sisters, friends and DREAMers. May they rest in peace.

As some of you may have read the blog post, Tam Tran and Cinthya Felix Perez: Dream Activists Killed in Car Crash (thanks to Oiyan), I thought it was important that folks knew about what they can do to support Tam and Cinthya. More biographical information is listed below.