Clearinghouse Resource

Title

What Happens Next? Consequences of an Immigration Raid for Families and Communities

Authors/Editors

Juby, Cindy
Kaplan, Laura

Publisher(s)

Milwakuee, WI: Alliance for Strong Families and Communities

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Social Services 92 2, 2011, 147-153 pages

Description of Resource

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.

Languages

English

Availability

http://www.alliance1.org/ppf/what-happens-next-consequences-immigration-raid-families-and-communities