The Undocumentarian

An undocumented immigrant was detained by border patrol officials at McAllen-Miller International Airport today. Ordinarily that wouldn’t be big news. But in this case, it was America’s most well-known undocumented citizen and a loud voice for immigration reform. Journalist and documentarian Juan Antonio Vargas just became the poster-adult for America’s child migrant crisis.

+ Here’s Vargas’ 2011 piece in NYT Magazine: My Life as an Undocumented Immigrant. And you can follow Vargas on Twitter.

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