Note: Rather than a polemic against my nation’s punitive society, reflected clearly enough in our benighted immigration policy, our broken justice system, our mad rush to ecological devastation and/or nuclear annihilation, our increasingly unequal economic regime that punishes our humanity and rewards selfishness and greed – need I go on? 3,636 more words
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DENVER (CBS4/AP) – Immigration enforcement officers raided six 7-Eleven stores in Denver on Wednesday.
It was part of a nationwide raid meant to crack down on employers who hire undocumented immigrants. 827 more words
Group was granted temporary permission to stay in 2001 following earthquakes in homeland; their status may be intertwined in other immigration talks
By Laura Meckler and Alicia A. 514 more words
Most older undocumented people lack health insurance. The Affordable Care Act doesn’t cover them, and they don’t qualify for Medicaid, Medicare or Social Security.
Early on a recent morning, men huddle in the Home Depot parking lot, ground zero for day laborers on the hunt for work. 19 more words
Only a relatively short but seemingly extended journey from Puerto Escondido lies a quiet beach town stitched together by one main road. Often described as being bohemian and laid back, Mazunte thrives on the curiosity of tourists and its fame for being a… 1,347 more words
Industrial meat processing is a messy, smelly, unsavory business, which is why it’s highly regulated. Once animals are slaughtered for processing, a team of sanitation workers come into facilities after hours to clean up. 568 more words