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Raided By Immigration: What It’s Like

"USA - FED - United States Immigration Inspector (obsolete)" by conner395 is licensed under CC BY 2.0

January 27, 2017 - 12:49 pm

President Trump’s plans to deport millions of undocumented immigrants has people bracing for an increase in immigration raids. Naomi Ishisaka of One America interviewed Elena, a woman who was apprehended in the 2009 Yamato Engine Specialists plant in Bellingham, Washington in 2009, but was later released for medical reasons. Listen to her experience of being apprehended in the raid, and find out what other undocumented citizens could have to endure.