Jose Antonio Vargas is a journalist and the founder of Define American, an immigration-awareness campaign. He’s written for the New Yorker, Rolling Stone and the Washington Post, where he shared a Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of the Virginia Tech massacre. He is a proud graduate of Mountain View High School and San Francisco State University and lives in New York City. Photo by Gian Paul Lozza for TIME.
Asians and Latinos made key differences in battleground states, driven by a common desire for immigration reform.