Cristina Jiménez

immigrant justice advocate and co-founder of United We Dream Action

Cristina Jiménez on KCRW

Former vice president Joe Biden accepted the Democratic nomination for president Thursday night.

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Former vice president Joe Biden accepted the Democratic nomination for president Thursday night.

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