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May 29, 2010
Last week, five cap-and-gown clad students — three of whom were illegal immigrants — risked arrest and deportation to hold a sit-in in Sen. John McCain’s (R-AZ) Tucson office. Earlier in the month, four high-ranking college students from Florida — only one of whom has been able to obtain legal residency — completed their four-month, 1,500-mile trek from Miami to Washington, their self-proclaimed “Trail of Dreams.” What is the dream these students are after? What is important enough to make them risk arrest and deportation from the only country most of them know? It’s not fame or fortune they...