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CSULB Migrant Children's Expert Comments on Possibility of Housing Unaccompanied Immigrant Children In The City

Published April 15, 2021
Los Angeles Times

As the nation looks to house thousands of unaccompanied immigrant children who showed up at the border, the City of Long Beach threw its name into the hat.

Lauren Heidbrink, associate professor in the Department Human Development and author of the book Migrant Youth, Transnational Families, and the State: Care and Contested Interests, tells the Los Angeles Times why she believes the city needs to ask more questions.