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LOS ANGELES, California  (The Adobo Chronicles® ) – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has some harsh words for actor Matt Damon.

On Wednesday,  Damon described Trump’s speech on immigrants as “xenophobic,” “disgusting” and “dehumanizing” in an exclusive interview with EFE, the Spanish International News Agency. 105 more words


"An Anti-Immigrant Police-State": The GOP's Crazy Birthright Citizenship Debate Could Have Real Consequences

A droll Politico headline earlier this week nicely summed up the state of bemusement and incomprehension surrounding the Republican Party’s revived fixation with ending birthright citizenship. 905 more words

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Rick Santorum Compares Undocumented Parents To Bank Robbers


It’s “tragic” when people are split from their families because they do something wrong, Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum said Thursday. But he fully supports deporting parents of U.S. 677 more words

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"You Know, The United States Needs More Of This": In The Race To The Bottom On Immigration, Walker Makes His Move

Over the weekend, Donald Trump became the first Republican presidential candidate to unveil an actual immigration plan. It wasn’t quite what reform proponents were hoping for – Trump’s vision includes mass deportations for roughly 11 million people, a Mexican-built wall, ignoring provisions of the 14th Amendment, and quite possibly deporting U.S. 501 more words


in the belly of xenophobia ...

in the belly of xenophobia …

when you see them
passing by your pretty green avenues

grab your garden rake
stone the encroaching horde

they take our jobs… 43 more words

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Official: Identity Ireland chose to launch on the date of the Utoya Massacre anniversary #IdentityIreland

In my year or so as a columnist with TheJournal.ie, no-one has ever asked for a “right-to-reply” before. It’s strange, then, that Identity Ireland’s right-to-reply response to my… 899 more words

Jade Cages: visiting Angel Island

I’m standing in the U.S. Immigration Station on Angel Island, one of our nation’s first immigration detention centers. Growing up on the East Coast of the United States, I hadn’t even heard of Angel Island until I decided to write my undergraduate history thesis on the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882. 1,200 more words

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