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Exploiting (Foreigners) the Journalist Way - Helsinki Times

I’ve been taking it (somewhat) easy on Finland in this blog, mainly because I haven’t been there recently. But the time has come, and so Finland takes its turn in the grand… 713 more words

English Posts

Schumer: 'Very Strong' Support Among Dems for Blocking GOP Budget Bill

As Congress heads toward a possible government shutdown, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer maintained that there is “very strong support” among Democrats for rejecting a short-term spending bill that does not include protections for undocumented youth. 859 more words

Undocumented Immigrants

Dems Think 800,000 Illegal Immigrants Are Worth Forcing Active Military To Go Without Pay -

Democrats are threatening to hold national security hostage, potentially costing the economy billions and forcing hundreds of thousands of federal government employees to go without pay in exchange for securing legal protections for 800,000 illegal immigrants.Congress has three days to strike a deal to keep the government funded through October. 705 more words

De Blasio Blasts 'Provocative Action' by ICE at Immigrant Activist Rally

Mayor Bill de Blasio says President Donald Trump’s immigration authorities engaged in a “provocative action” when they detained a prominent Trinidadian-American immigrant activist last week and appeared to defend the NYPD amid criticisms over its treatment of protestors and elected officials rallying in support of the activist. 1,078 more words


Sweden May Use Army to End Gang Violence

Reuters news agency reports that Sweden will do whatever it takes, including sending in the army, to end a wave of gang violence that has seen a string of deadly shootings, Prime Minister Stefan Lofven said in Wednesday. 116 more words

News And Politics

Death Is The Ultimate Deportation

Don’t take this the wrong way, but I’m growing weary of s-holes and s-houses.   I need a break.  After nearly a week of righteous indignation, I’m worn out.  553 more words

Food For Thought

Mark Zuckerberg wants you to call your congressperson in support of DACA

(Source: techcrunch.com)

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants you to call your congressperson to act on DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals). Since 2012, 800,000 undocumented immigrants have received DACA status. 167 more words