My Undocumented Life By Jose Antonio Vargas

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My undocumented life In ‘’My undocumented life” like many others, Jose Antonio Vargas is an undocumented immigrant here in the U.S. He arrived on this country when he was twelve due to many economic crisis, after he arrived in Mountain View, Calif. He entered sixth grade starting the new life that was waiting for him living with his grandparents. Time had passed by, Jose was now sixteen, so he decided to go get his driver’s permit at DMV office when he handed the clerk his green card as proof of U.S residency she examined it saying “This is fake”.Life hasn’t been easiest since he has to lie and act like someone else in order to not get deported, he doesn’t have all the rights as a legal American citizen even though he works as hard as one.

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  • Explains that jose antonio vargas is an undocumented immigrant in the u.s.
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