A Community Reporting Fellowship for Young Californians
A Community Reporting Fellowship for Young Californians

Activists Want News Outlets to Change the Way They Talk About Immigration Detention

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Three recent deaths have put California’s largest immigrant detention center, the Adelanto Detention Facility, on the map. Immigrant rights activists say it’s time to call these places what they really are: prisons.

Rise Up: Be Heard is a journalism training and mentorship program at FMG for young people living in California’s most underprivileged and health-challenged communities. The program is made possible by a partnership with The California Endowment.

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