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Part of a group of 16 Guatemalan children caught in Mexico while trying to migrate illegally into the United States, queue before climbing into a minibus at Aurora international airport in Guatemala City on July 14, 2014 upon their arrival after being deported from Mexico. US authorities have detained some 57,000 unaccompanied minors since October, twice the number from the same period a year ago, seeking to illegally cross into the US from Mexico. Three quarters of the minors are from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. (Credit: JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Marygrove College Offers Help To Child Immigrants, If Obama Acts First

A local college is willing to use school resources to help child immigrants from Central America.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2014

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Metro Detroit Reacts To Plan To Transport Controversial Immigrants To Saginaw Area

“Why are they thinking of housing them there? … I appreciate the plight of the Central Americans, but we are a nation of laws and we have to try to obey those laws otherwise we degenerate into chaos,” one man in the area told WWJ’s Mike Campbell for an on-air report.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2014

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‘Upwardly Global’ Brings Professional Training For Skilled Immigrants To Detroit

Upwardly Global, an organization dedicated to helping foreign-trained individuals find employment in their chosen professions, opened an office in Detroit on Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2014

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Michigan Seeks Visas To Lure Immigrants To Detroit

“Let’s send a message to the entire world: Detroit, Michigan, is open to the world,” Gov. Snyder said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2014

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More Immigration Means Better U.S. Growth, Former Kellogg CEO Tells Mackinac Conference

The United States has to encourage immigration because it’s the only way to avoid the economic stagnation caused by declining population.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2013

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Matt’s Favorites: Social Security Online, Tech Vs. Labor, And More

So what the heck else is there in the big bad world of amazing technology? Well, here you go on a Friday…

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2013

Family, Friends Fear For Gay Man’s Safety If Deported To Senegal

Supporters of a Western African man rallied in Detroit — calling on immigration officials to stop his deportation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2013

Labor, Immigration Activists Hold May Day Rallies

About 200 community, labor and immigration activists gathered Wednesday in a Detroit park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2013

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Matt’s Favorites: The Big Bang For Dummies, Google After Death, Zuckerberg Gets Political, Panda Bats, And Much More

And what’s the latest from the tech world on this soggy ol’ Friday? Here, take a towel and dry off, and check out these dandies…

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2013

Tens of thousands of immigration reform supporters march in the "Rally for Citizenship" on the West Lawn of the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on April 10, 2013.(credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Michiganders Join D.C. March For Immigration Reform

Michigan will be well represented in a national Immigration march in Washington D.C.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2013

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