"All my friends are working at big companies. I’m interested in that too, but ... I’m stuck. But at the same time, I know they’re here legally," Fabian says. "But when people say, well, you’re here illegally—I was just a kid. I didn’t have a choice."
Liz DeCarlo is a part-time associate editor and writer for Chicago Parent. She lives with her family in Darien.
A tale of two bills As politicians debate changes in immigration law, local immigrants fear what lies ahead
Anne Halliday is an intern at Chicago Parent and a student at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. Liz DeCarlo contributed to this story.
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