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REPORT: ILLEGAL IMMIGRANT ‘DREAMERS’ COULD BECOME ‘NEW SOCIAL CLASS’

Recently, a group of thirty-six people called the “Dream 30” went to Mexico and tried to re-enter the United States through Laredo, Texas on Monday seeking political asylum. Most of those “Dreamers” were wearing caps and gowns while chanting, “Undocumented, unafraid.”

Mohammad Abdollahi, described as a “27-year-old Iranian-born, Michigan-bred leader of the National Immigrant Youth Alliance (N.I.Y.A),” which coordinates these activities,  said these “Dreamers” are asking for asylum because they are “instant targets” in Mexico. Asylum seekers must “prove not only that they have a credible fear of violence, but also that the threat is specifically tied to their identity or political and religious beliefs.”

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