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I’m a 40-hyphen American

I don’t get the fuss about ethnic hyphenation.  It seems kind of silly and in my case, cumbersome.  The hyphenated American profile of my direct ancestry, which goes back many centuries, is 40 geographic/ethnic places/peoples long.  345 more words

Current Issues

I have a green card now.

It finally happened. Just a random Thursday at the end of July I got my letter,

“This is to notify you that your application for permanent residence has been approved. 439 more words

The Fathership has landed!

For the sake of this being my first blog post I’d like to introduced myself, my name is Oscar Trevino, I am 26 years old originally from Monterrey Nuevo Leon, Mexico till the age of six which was when my father and mother decided to make the move to the united states, specifically San Antonio, Texas where I have claimed as my hometown and proud to do so. 568 more words

Undocumented Immigrants Get ID Card in Detroit

By: Wazobia Staff

There  seems to be  reprieve for undocumented  immigrants in Detroit. The  City Council  has  signed off on creating a municipal ID card program for those who may be reluctant or ineligible to apply for a state identification but want access to services. 406 more words

News You Can Use

Medi-Cal expands coverage to undocumented children - #racists go berserk

Starting May 1, 170,000 undocumented children in California will gain access to not just emergency coverage but also dental care, checkups, mental health treatment and other vital services following an unprecedented Medi-Cal expansion that provides full coverage to all low-income children in the state, regardless of immigration status. 35 more words

Sacramento Update

Illegal Alien vs Undocumented Immigrant

The media is pulling a subtle piece of propaganda work when it calls illegal aliens “undocumented immigrants.” The point that they are trying to settle in the public mind via repetition is that these illegal aliens have just as much right to be in this country as an American citizen, they just don’t have their papers. 963 more words

Family Suing U.S.For Torturing And Killing Father At California Mexico Border

Death On The Border
The family of a 25 year undocumented U.S. immigrant is suing the United States on charges of torture and excessive force. Anastasio Hernández Rojas, age 42 died May 2010 brutally beaten until dead my multiple border patrol agents attempting to see his family again. 194 more words