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I Reunited My Undocumented Mom With Her Parents After 30 Years

Most undocumented people can’t travel to their home countries to see their aging parents one last time

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Luis Cortes Romero, 31, calls his mother Lourdes his hero. A 50-year-old domestic worker, Lourdes came to the U.S. at the age of 19 and worked nonstop to give her children a better life