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Why we'll Continue to Support Undocumented Students after the DACA ruling

by Flavio Bravo Without a doubt, today’s Supreme Court split decision on United States of America v. State of Texas (regarding DACA/DAPA) is not only disappointing, but frustrating. While there very well is some silver lining in a 4-4 tie not setting any life-long detrimental precedent, it is obvious that the Supreme Court’s actions have been anything but. It will continue to leave the lives of millions of Americans in limbo, denying opportunities and multiplying uncertainties. With or without DACA/DAPA, however, we need to continue to support undocumented students, communities, and families.  DACA is one of the Major Achievements of the Obama Administration During the middle of the 2012 presidential campaign, President Obama announced his Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program that...

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