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A Dream, Deferred Indefinitely


With 11 million undocumented people in this country, there are plenty of stories that are still not being told — mainly the stories of elders who do not qualify for any of these executive actions and hence, remain in the shadows.

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Stand with the families affected by the Supreme Court's ruling on DAPA and
expanded DACA. Our country is greater when undocumented immigrants are
allowed to live, work and pay taxes — without fear of deportation.

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It’s time for a new conversation about immigrants and identity in America. Why do people come to this country? What does it mean to be undocumented? What does it mean to be a good citizen?

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Define American is a media and culture organization using the power of stories to transcend politics and shift the conversation around immigrants, identity and citizenship in a changing America.

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