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For Hispanic Heritage Month: Immigration Uncovered

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Sunday, October 4th, 2015 at 7pm: Immigration Uncovered: Untold Stories of Moving North

The United States has always been a beacon for those searching for safe haven, for a place to build a better life. Though the barriers are high, and the odds are stacked against them, hundreds of thousands of people leave their homes in Mexico, Honduras and other Central American countries and head for the U.S. Immigration Uncovered: Untold Stories of Moving North flies close to the ground, bringing you personal stories — sometimes uplifting, sometimes heartbreaking, but always surprising — of people crossing borders, encountering new cultures, and building new lives in a new land. For Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 - October 15, 2015), we bring you reports from some of the most talented young journalists working in public radio today.