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While activism and outreach are important, equally important is empowering undocumented children to succeed through mentoring, capacity building, and support. Atlas members play a role in the immigration revolution occurring in the United States, and people are starting the notice. Here are some recent news sources covering Atlas and its members.

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December 31, 2014
Escaping Guatemala to the U.S. was a four-week nightmare. I clung to the top of a freight train speeding across Mexico. I ran out of food and water. I was mugged and beaten, then kidnapped by a gang. But I kept going. I was 17 and desperate to get...
December 14, 2014
Maria Caba went to an immigration legal clinic for help applying for deportation relief being offered young immigrants and walked with a path to legal residency.Sofia was one of the many mothers locked up with her children in Artesia, N.M., after...
October 26, 2014
Award-winning Lauren Burke CN’01 claims that her career path only makes sense by looking backwards.  "I don't think anyone, myself included, realized along the way where I would end up,” she says. Read more here.
October 14, 2014
In April, one person held a gun to Cristian’s head while another gang member tried to assault his older sister, Andrea, who fought back and wound up with a black eye.One week later, the siblings left Honduras to join their parents in Long Island,...
September 12, 2014
Back home in Buga, Colombia, my mom had a hard time finding a stable job, so she left me with my brother's father in 1999 to find work in the United States. After one year of living with my brother's father, I moved in with an aunt until my mom was...

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