Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

Punish Not the Children

"A ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court does not necessarily mean the end of battles over a disputed issue. The wars over abortion still rage despite the landmark
Roe v. Wade decision in 1973. So, too, with the Supreme Court case
Plyler v. Doe, which allowed undocumented children to enroll in Texas
public schools and marked a turning point in immigration rights. But the
battles over undocumented school children continue, as Michael A. Olivas shows in his book “No Undocumented Child Left Behind: Plyler v. Doe
and the Education of Undocumented Schoolchildren