He used to write news but a year after coming out about his legal status and advocating immigration reform, Jose Antonio Vargas has become a newsmaker. Now, he is even on the cover of Time Magazine.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist came from the Philippines but calls himself an “undocumented American.”
In Time’s June 25 issue, Vargas writes his own cover story on his life as an undocumented immigrant and immigration in 21st century America. The title of the cover story is “Not Legal, Not Leaving.”