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Current Event June 17, 2014

Rising Numbers of Minors Crossing the Border Shows Holes in Immigration System


The number of unaccompanied minors crossing the Mexican-American border has increased dramatically and sources say that it's due to a failing immigration system. Although a large number of children are found by border patrol, many evade authorities and cross into a country by themselves. Listen to this public radio story to learn what happens to them.

US History II Civics/Government

Story Length: 5:43

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AIR DATE: 06/03/2014


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