At age 14, Carlos crossed the border alone, migrating from El Salvador. In this interview, he shares the challenges he faced and his future plans.
A yearlong in-depth investigation finds several human rights violations at the Mexican border including families being ripped apart.
Until recently, 20-year-old Skarlett and her younger siblings lived in a homeless shelter in downtown San Francisco. Skarlett is currently the caretaker of her younger brother and sister. She told her story to Youth Radio’s Amber Ly.