It has been 2 years that Homeland has had my info filled out by Catholic family services. The phony charges were dropped but he was deported a second time. They divorced only years after getting here leaving me and my mom alone moving from place to place because it was so hard for my mom to find a job since she was only 22 at the time and with no english.
During this time, we decided it would be best for Hugo to get his papers so we would never again have to fear that he would be removed from the country. I applied for jobs thinking I have 12 months to find a sponsorship.
He entered the US Illegally. I graduated from a technical college the year he was deported and now I am back in college and plan to obtain a degree in teaching.
Btw the person they were looking for was older and from Guatemala.
I have a step daughter in Salcaja, Totonicapan Guatemala. Fight to stay or just leave? We are now stuck here and making it but struggling.
How could my father leave his wife with one arm and two underage daughters alone? This time ICE gave him a last chance of three months and told him bring the travel ticket March 13, Slowly they began to get on their feet and raised their four kids.
She did not get any counseling, left for the U. After waiting 11 years in line to get a green card, we are now at a dead end. The unfamiliar can sometimes make us uncomfortable. My father was deported under president Barack Obama.
We came to this country because my mother had a fellowship. I visited El Salvador to see him in I would leave to Mexico, but I know of no one to go to over there and as bad as things are over there now cartel wars I would be living worse, maybe even dead…. I know how hard life can be and truly what we fail to see is the other side of our debate.
Then I got a job working at a gas station. My dad owned a body shop and on the way to work we get pulled over by an ICE agent in unmarked Tahoe. Last year I lost my dad back home and I passed through very tough period.
We filed for his residency and are still waiting. He has 3 sons that are citizens, and 5 grandchildren. We went through a lawyer since we had filed one back in October This means that if I want to get my status fixed, I will have to travel back to Mexico to finalize the process.
They had a warrant for him. At a recent family simcha, as I watched the older generation chatting easily and dancing, I found myself wondering what America had so desperately feared from these people, from my family. I know a lot of people do not like the fact that illegal Mexicans come to the USA, but I wish those people could understand that some of this immigrants have no other choice but to come here.
During the 8 months we dated, things were moving great until they were denied the religious visa and had to go back to Brazil. It is not an idle question. President Obama gave us an opportunity named deferred action and it has opened to many doors for me!
Life is so hard for us just as it is for many of you. Allison California Like many others I came to the U.An immigrant from the United States is cheered by a crowd after arriving at Ben Gurion airport, Tel Aviv, Israel, in July Photograph: Oliver Weiken/EPA Jewish immigration into Israel.
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Share your story; Older Stories; About the site host My parents are Guatemalan immigrants and I was born in the United States and my parents were having problems so they decided to immigrate to Germany. My life Has been hard, moving back and forth from Mexico to the United States, leaving friends, family, and memories behind.
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