Foreign-born soldiers have served the United States since the founding of the Republic. Their dedication to the military and to the country they love – indeed, for soldiers who came here as young children, the only country they’ve ever known – matches and often surpasses the commitment of the native-born. Yet for some, honorable service has been rewarded with dishonorable actions on the part of a system they swore to defend and protect. -ACLU, Discharged then Discarded
There are over 300 deported veterans on the Tijuana Border. These are their stories.