William Lopez is a clinical assistant professor at the University of Michigan School of Public Health and faculty director of public scholarship at the National Center for Institutional Diversity. He is the author of Separated: Family and Community in the Aftermath of an Immigration Raid, published by Johns Hopkins University Press.
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Saturday, July 06, 2019
Trump Wants to Transform Immigrant Communities Into a Permanent, Hyper-Exploited Underclass
When the president announced in an ominous tweet two weeks ago that mass immigration raids targeting "millions of illegal aliens" around the country were imminent, those who would suffer the worst did not have the luxury of wondering whether or not he was bluffing. Days later, the worst fears of many were seemingly confirmed.