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Current Event September 24, 2014

A 13-year-old Child Migrant Tells His Story

This summer an unprecedented number of unaccompanied young people crossed the border illegally into the United States. Many came with hopes of reuniting with family in the U.S. and escaping violence in their home countries. Now, their futures are uncertain as they are put in detention centers while their cases are processed. In today’s public radio story you meet a 13-year-old migrant and his 11-year-old brother and hear from them about their journey across the border.

Immigration Economics Civics/Government

Story Length: 6:51

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AIR DATE: 09/11/2014

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