Deportation and Family Separation Impact Entire Communities

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From UC Santa Cruz NewsCenter: “The deportation and forced separation of immigrants has negative effects that extend beyond individuals and families to entire communities in the United States, according to¬†the Society for Community Research and Action,¬†which has issued a policy statement calling for changes to U.S. policy.

Based on a review of the effects of three decades of U.S. immigration policy, the policy statement details the psychosocial and economic impacts of deportation on children and families, as well as broader community consequences that unfold as immigrants fearful of being targeted withdraw from civic engagement.”

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