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A Princess In Patchwork: Sewing For The Miss Florida Seminole Princess Pageant

The Miss Florida Seminole Princess Pageant features intricate outfits that combine traditional Seminole patchwork techniques with modern twists, like rayon and lace.

Some unaccompanied minors who don't qualify for asylum can apply instead for a visa called Special Immigrant Juvenile Status, or SIJS. LA Johnson/NPR hide caption

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With Asylum Out Of Reach, Some Minors Seek Out Special Visas

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Light Dr. Toast
Peter and Jack El Ten Eleven
Four Corners The Sea and Cake

Jamil Mohamad Amin, 16, (left), Zara Hussein, 16, (center) and Vice Principal Silke Donath at Johanna-Eck School in Berlin. The school has students from many backgrounds. Both students are Syrian Kurds who migrated to Germany. Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson/NPR hide caption

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Migrants Find A Warm Welcome At This German School

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Nothing Solutions Georgia & Georgia Barnes
Keep on Pushin Blktop Project

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A Princess In Patchwork: Sewing For The Miss Florida Seminole Princess Pageant

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