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Radio Round-Up of the Ethnic Media

New America Media, Audio, Odette Keeley Posted: Jul 24, 2009

Editor's Note: Odette Keeley, news anchor for "Stories From The Ethnic Media" on NAM's radio program, "New America Now" on 91.7 FM KALW, talks to ethnic media professionals about their outlets' news headlines and their take on the news of the day.

This week: Police used by immigration agents in more places; and immigration law separates a father from his family.

Editor Mary Turck of Twin Cities Daily Planet reports on the case of Nana Opoku Asare, an African who previously worked in New Jersey, and was asked to return to Ghana in 2005, where he is still today, separated from his wife and son. This, despite submitting all his immigration paperwork for his green card, petitioned by his U.S. citizen wife.

Editor-in-chief Judith Martinez-Sadri of Atlanta Latino newspaper discusses how the 287(g) program, severely impacts the Latino undocumented immigrants in Gwinett County, GA. Gwinnett County's Sheriff's Dept. is one of 11 new jurisdictions that have agreed to this program, giving their state or local police force the power to investigate the immigration status of detainees and deport undocumented immigrants.





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