When ICE came to my door, I just couldn’t believe it. I was like, ‘But I’m a permanent resident, you know, I’m not undocumented.’
Despite controversies over border walls, separated families and the Muslim travel ban, immigrants are still striving for American citizenship. We Are Witnesses: Becoming an American tells their stories and the stories of those trying to help and hinder them.
The Marshall Project is a nonprofit news organization covering the U.S. criminal justice system.