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Republicans Threaten Lawsuit if NYC Mayor Moves to Flush Files of the Undocumented

Two Staten Island GOP legislators warned of grave security risks today if Mayor Bill de Blasio goes forward with designs to wipe the files of his municipal identification program in order to protect its undocumented immigrant applicants—and announced that they are examining the possibility of taking the city to court over the plan. 891 more words

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Review for The Sun Is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon

My Summary: Daniel is a Korean American dreamer on his way to a Yale interview that he doesn’t actually care about. Natasha is a Jamaican American science geek who is about to be deported to a place she barely remembers. 1,579 more words

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NYC Mayor Can't Say Exactly How He'll Resist Trump—Or Make Up Lost Federal Dollars

A day after Mayor Bill de Blasio promised legal action to block President-elect Donald Trump‘s proposed Muslim registry plan if implemented, he refused to give specifics on what that action would look like—or how the city would handle a retaliatory cut to federal funding to the  675 more words

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Trump’s mass deportation plans would cripple the construction industry

Deporting undocumented construction workers in the US could slash the industry’s gross domestic product (GDP) by as much as 8%, according to new report compiled by the nonpartisan National Bureau of Economic Research. 251 more words

Sanders v. Clinton : Who is the authentic progressive?

  • Marriage is a state issue.
  • Demanded Tarrant produce his tax returns but did not produce his during the 2016 primary.
  • Single payer national health care administered at the state level.
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After B. H. Obama

Undocumented, Unafraid, Unapologetic…Depressed

“The fear of deportation never leaves our thoughts. Some of us might be protected under DACA, but our loved ones are still at risk.” Life in the US as a DREAM Act beneficiary — with parents still undocumented.

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