Photo: A man participates in a protest in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program recipients, at the San Jacinto Plaza in El Paso, Texas, September 5, 2017. (Jose Luis Gonzalez/Reuters)
Uncertainty over DACA: What will Dreamers and Congress do?
From this Episode:
Dreamer: Keep pushing Congress to pass legislation on DACA
The 800,000 or so young people whose future was put into question yesterday -- when the Trump administration announced an end to DACA -- are now trying to figure out what to...
5 min, 58 sec
How might schools protect Dreamers enrolled on their campuses?
The leaders of California’s universities and colleges are trying to figure out what they can do to help Dreamers. Yesterday, the heads of five school systems sent a letter...
6 min, 30 sec
The politics of DACA: Can Democrats force Republicans to act?
Congress has got a lot on its plate: Raise the debt ceiling, fund hurricane relief, and take care of DACA. All of this is linked and playing out in typical political...
6 min, 3 sec
Danzy Senna's new novel, 'New People,' takes on race
In the 1990s, there was a popular idea that people of mixed race would lead the way to the promised land of a post-racial America. Danzy Senna’s new novel takes on that...
17 min, 11 sec