07/12/2013 10:08 am ET

Irish Undocumented Immigrants In Boston Anxious For Immigration Reform

Latinos are indisputably the most visible faces of the current immigration debate; after all, the vast majority of undocumented immigrants in the U.S. were born in Mexico. But one community coming out of the shadows to fight for immigration reform highlights the diversity of the undocumented rights movement.

Niall O’Dowd of the Irish Lobby For Immigration Reform (ILIR) highlighted Thursday a community of 10,000 undocumented Irish immigrants in Boston who are growing desperate as they await Congressional action on immigration reform.

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