As news of the Central American refugee crisis fades, organizations like the East Bay Sanctuary Covenant in Berkeley are ramping up their efforts to provide legal services for thousands of refugees that fled to the United States. Emerson Legal Fellow Caroline Kornfield, one of ten staff members at the Sanctuary, blogs about a typical day in the hectic life of a non-profit immigration lawyer.
Artist JR’s “Inside Out/11M” launched a massive public art project on the front lawn of the U.S. Capitol to culminate a year-long campaign to show the human faces and stories of the immigration debate.
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Despite confusion on Common Core, most teachers remain steadfast in their support of higher standards.
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