1-2 page response to the following article. Response is worth up to 15 points
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I thought many of you may be interested in the following article about Long Island specifically Brentwood and surrounding communities where issues of immigration are being played out. The article depicts life in these communities and how adolescents are caught between the violence of MS-13 and the fear of deportation. This article tackles social issues, crime, adolescent development and the effects on policy on the lives of individuals.
Some questions to consider:
What are your reactions to the article?
How does the article relate to our course?
How does violence, fear, social issues impact adolescent development? Is there research supporting this?