“Indefensible” — Stories of resilience in the face of deportationJun 28, 2017 By Design Action
By Mizue AizekiFollo Deputy Director at the Immigrant Defense Project which focuses on ending injustices related to the entanglement of the criminal and immigration systems. May 25, 2017 “Indefensible” — Stories of resilience in the face of deportation “‘Sometimes, officers tell you, ‘Hey, you ain’t shit! This is you, this is your life, you’re nothing but a criminal.’ Hearing that once or twice is nothing, but hearing that day in and day out for months at a time, you start to say, ‘Damn, you know what, maybe I ain’t. Maybe I’m not good enough.