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'Jane the Virgin' star: How I beat the odds after my parents were deported

You may know her as the feisty inmate Maritza on the Netflix series Orange Is The New Black, or as Lina the best friend on the hit CW show Jane the Virgin.

But Diane Guerrero’s own story is fighting as an advocate for immigration rights. Guerrero spoke to Fusion’s Jorge Ramos about how her family’s deportation when she was just 14 years old inspired her to speak up for others.

'Jane the Virgin' star: How I beat the odds after my parents were deported

You may know her as the feisty inmate Maritza on the Netflix series Orange Is The New Black, or as Lina the best friend on the hit CW show Jane the Virgin.

But Diane Guerrero’s own story is fighting as an advocate for immigration rights. Guerrero spoke to Fusion’s Jorge Ramos about how her family’s deportation when she was just 14 years old inspired her to speak up for others.

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