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Citizenship Matters: How Children of Immigrants Will Sway the Future of Politics

Americans and politicians across the political spectrum have voiced their extraordinarily strong support for immigration reform with a pathway to citizenship. But despite this consensus—and despite the June 2013 Senate passage of an immigration reform plan with a pathway to citizenship—House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) has indicated he will not bring up immigration reform at all this year. 875 more words

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The Dance of Dumbness Goes On...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/07/27/gop-impeachment_n_5624554.html

The above article is about how new incoming House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) is claiming impeachment won’t be taken off of the table if Obama signs an executive order limiting deportations.   129 more words

Land of the free? Not for U.S. farmworkers according to visiting British MPs

Last night, a 13-year old farmworker spoke to the panel from experience: She’s been working in the fields of North Carolina since the age of 7. 557 more words

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When will we learn?

Illegal Immigration or a Humanitarian Crisis?
American Protesters against influx of Central American Refugees
Murrieta – California – July 2014
Photo Credit: Politicus USA

Our choices, our behavior, our actions have consequences. 366 more words

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Immigrants

Now, I’m not much on following the news, there is typically too much of a slant on it, in whichever direction they want you to believe. 487 more words

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Illegal illegals

That things in the UK are dire is painfully true but I saw this in Sky news and haven’t stopped chuckling since reading it.

Illegal Immigrants caught trying to leave UK… 99 more words

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Book Review #11: Kira-Kira by Cynthia Kadohata

Enjoy! :D

Kira-Kira: glittering; shining

Glittering. That’s how Katie Takeshima’s sister, Lynn, makes everything seem. The sky is kira-kira because its color is deep but see-through at the same time. 483 more words

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