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Is the Glass Half Full or Half Empty? Supreme Court Texas vs. United States

On Monday, April 18, 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case Texas v. United States, 15-674, which is the action by the State of Texas (along with 25 other states) to block the Obama Administration’s implementation of expanded Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (“DACA”) and Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents (“DAPA”). 976 more words

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Without Hispanic Voters, It’s Hasta La Vista Trump

In just the last six months, Democrats have registered more than 850,000 new Hispanic voters in California. That’s stunning, but California is deep blue already, so these new voters won’t likely change the outcome of the presidential contest. 811 more words

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NYC Latina Pols Blast Bernie Sanders as an Ally of 'Anti-Immigrant Right Wing'

Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez today both tore into Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’ voting record on immigrant issues—which they lambasted as “straight from the Republican anti-immigrant playbook.” 644 more words

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The Right to Counsel in Immigration Court Proceedings for Indigent Children

Do you remember the game “Sorry!”? I play it with my 7 year old sometimes.  And every once in a while when I pick a card that sends one of his game pieces back to his Start circle, he slaps his forehead and yells, “Are you kidding me?” 909 more words

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How Nuns On The Bus Get It Wrong On Immigration Reform

Like Sr. Simone Campbell I am a clergy woman. I also am a full time advocate for illegal immigrants, guest workers in the US legally with an H2 visa, and domestic labor. 757 more words

Why "Don't Say 'Illegal Immigrant'" Is a Problem

Last month , as Americans focused attention on Central American child refugees, Benjamin L. Corey’s June, 2013 article, “Why We Need To Stop Using The Term ‘Illegal Immigrant’ 969 more words

News Corp. owner Rupert Murdoch tried to manipulate you during 2013 'Gang of Eight' battle

Be sure to see my post just now at American Resistance 2016!  Time to know the enemy!  Click here.

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