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Patrolling the boundaries inside America
Patrolling the boundaries inside America

America is embroiled in an immigration debate that goes far beyond President Obama's executive order on undocumented immigrants. It goes to the heart of who "we" are. And it's roiling communities across the nation. In early November, school officials in Orinda, Calif., hired a private detective to determine whether a 7-year-old Latina named Vivian -- whose single mother works as a live-in nanny for a family in Orinda -- "resides" in the district and should therefore be allowed to attend the elementary school she's already been attending there. On the basis of that investigation, they determined that Vivian's legal residence is...