What Happens Next? Consequences of an Immigration Raid for Families and Communities
Milwakuee, WI: Alliance for Strong Families and Communities
Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Social Services 92 2, 2011, 147-153 pages
This exploratory study examines the effects of a raid of an unauthorized immigrant worksite in Postville, Iowa. Interviews with key informants provide an inside perspective of the effects of the raid on children, adults, and the community. Participants also offered suggestions on how to improve current policies that may violate immigrants' human rights.