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Child Migrants In America: What to do about the wave of unaccompanied minors? (part 2)

Parents in Central America are so desperate for their children to have a better life that they're willing to send them unaccompanied to the United States, often via a Mexican freight train so notorious it's nicknamed "the beast". The point of arrival is the United States, a nation used to welcoming waves of immigrants. But there are limits to the US system, and Obama and Congress are bitterly divided over immigration reform.

Programme produced by François Picard, Anelise Borges, Dheepthika Laurent, Jessica Wakefield and Chris Davis.

By François PICARD

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Pilar Marrero

Senior political writer and columnist for La Opinion

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Executive director at The Center for Immigration Studies

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2016-09-22 Nicolas Maduro

Immovable Maduro: How to fix Venezuela? (part 2)

Is the recall referendum against Venezuela's president still worth it? The electoral commission is making sure the vote can only take place next year, which means there will be...

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2016-09-22 Nicolas Maduro

Immovable Maduro: Uphill battle in bid to remove Venezuela’s president (part 1)

Is the recall referendum against Venezuela's president still worth it? The electoral commission is making sure the vote can only take place next year, which means there will be...

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2016-09-21 Black Lives Matter movement

Don't Shoot: Another US police shooting of an African-American (part 1)

Eight years ago, the US elected a black president. Barack Obama never promised to eliminate racism overnight, but so many believed that his election was a milestone on the road...

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2016-09-21 African-American

Don't Shoot: Race relations in the United States (part 2)

Eight years ago, the US elected a black president. Barack Obama never promised to eliminate racism overnight, but so many believed that his election was a milestone on the road...

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2016-09-20 United Nations

So Much For Diplomacy: Aid under fire and no end to war in sight (part 1)

They couldn't wait to restart the bombing. Syrian government forces ignored US-Russia truce talks and hit rebel positions near Aleppo, including - volunteers say - an aid convoy...

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