Hogan Spokeswoman, Under Armour, College Park and MD Democrats Side With the ‘Dreamers’

Jesus Perez doesn’t remember much about his journey to the United States two decades ago, beyond his parents using a simple phrase that would change the course of his life: “We’re leaving.”

Perez was 5 when he left Mexico. He’s never been back.

President Donald J. Trump’s decision Tuesday to rescind protections for immigrants brought to the country illegally as children delivered a powerful dose of dread to hundreds of thousands of “dreamers” across the country — many of whom know about their native lands only through the stories of their parents.

“We’re going to fight back. We’re going to stand up,” said Perez, now a 25-year-old research assistant at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. “Our parents taught us that no matter what happens, you always find a path.”


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