"My Mommy Doesn't Have Any Papers"

Maggie Severns
September 23, 2011

Despite our contentious national debate over immigration, there's surprisingly little research on the children of undocumented immigrants.  A new book called Immigrants Raising Citizens, by Harvard Graduate School of Education professor Hiro Yoshikawa, tracked 400 children and their mothers in New York City in order to determine the differences between the lives of children with an undocumented parent and other, similar children from low-income citizen families. Read a review of the book in the link below.