Gabrielle Zahuatitla Shares Her Outlook on Immigration


Gabrielle Zahuatitla Outlook on Immigration (Transcript)

Interviewee: Gabrielle Zahuatitla
Date of Interview: April 19, 2015
Interviewer: Peter Wong
Audio Engineer: Kevin Daley
High School: Urban Media Assembly High School (Manhattan)
Interview for the Groundswell Mural Project

How has this project influenced your outlook on immigration?

“Even though it’s 2015 I feel that whether you came here legally or not legally, it’s still the same struggle you have to face. You still have to work to make your life here. Nothing is given to you, you have to work hard. I feel like that’s the same thing that was happening back then… they came here and had to work harder to get anything.”

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