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    Immigrant Rights

    Nick Gonzalez in San Francisco Chronicle: “My grandfather’s labor helped America become a superpower. It’s time this country recognizes him for it”


    My abuelo (grandfather in Spanish) was born in a tiny pueblo called Mezcala in Jalisco, Mexico. At the age of 12, he learned his father died in prison. Though he was an avid student, he left school to work and support his mother and six siblings.