Emily T. Green

Emily T. Green

freelance journalist

Guest/Producer

Emily Green is a freelance reporter based in Mexico City and a producer with KCRW's Independent Producer Project.

Green is a former City Hall reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle, and a former Supreme Court reporter for the Los Angeles/San Francisco Daily Journal.

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Little L.A. doesn’t scream out at you at first. It’s located next to a large plaza, in the center of which is an historic arch commemorating the Mexican Revolution. In…

In Mexico City’s Little LA ‘it feels like a piece of the United States’

Little L.A. doesn’t scream out at you at first. It’s located next to a large plaza, in the center of which is an historic arch commemorating the Mexican Revolution. In…

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Undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as kids may feel like they are in never-ending limbo.

Facing uncertainty in the US, a Dreamer moves to Mexico

Undocumented immigrants who came to the United States as kids may feel like they are in never-ending limbo.

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President Trump wants to phase out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA. But a federal judge has ordered that the program stay in place.

Facing uncertainty in the US, a Dreamer moves to Mexico

President Trump wants to phase out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA. But a federal judge has ordered that the program stay in place.

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