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Professors Create Freedom University For Georgia's Undocumented Students | @Care2 @Care2Causes

Professors Create Freedom University For Georgia's Undocumented Students | @Care2 @Care2Causes

Concerns that undocumented immigrants were overrunning Georgia state colleges and universities led to the university system’s Board of Regents adopting a new policy last fall: Undocumented immigrants are now barred from entering Georgia’s five most competitive schools, if they have rejected academically qualified applicants in the previous two years. Undocumented immigrants can still be admitted at other public colleges or universities but will be charged higher rates for out-of-state residents. Both of these measures send the message to undocumented immigrants that they are definitely “outsiders” and “aliens.” So much for the idea that working hard in school can help people fulfill the American Dream. As Think Progress notes, students and immigration advocates have participated in a string of major protests about the policy, including one recently at the University of Geo...

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