The former host of ‘106th + Park’, Rocsi Diaz, is making her directorial debut in “The Secrets of Strangers,” a public service announcement that chronicles undocumented immigrants who share their illegal status with American strangers. It is the first to premiere from a three part Youtube series launched by Welcome.us, a nonprofit organization, that’s celebrating […]
As President Barack Obama pushes Congress to pass immigration reform, there are some who believe he isn’t pushing hard or fast enough for solutions. According to Talking Points Memo, he encountered such a person yesterday in San Francisco. President Barack Obama was interrupted by a pro-immigration reform activist on Monday while pushing for a comprehensive […]
Talk about taking illegal border smuggling to the next level! Border guards in Spain caught a Guinean man (pictured above) hiding inside the passenger car seat of a Renault while attempting to illegally enter the country on Friday, The Sun reports. SEE ALSO: Brooklyn Vs. The Barclays Center The daring illegal entry was attempted by two […]
CALIFORNIA — California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill Monday that will allow college students who entered the United States illegally to receive limited financial aid. The bill, known as the California Dream Act, is the first of two bills. The second bill would allow undocumented students to be eligible for public scholarships — a […]
MEXICO — Mexican authorities said they detained more than 500 illegal immigrants from Central America and Asia who were crammed inside two tractor-trailers heading toward the United States. CNN reports: X-ray equipment detected the immigrants at checkpoints in the southern state of Chiapas, the state attorney general’s office said. The drivers of both trucks sped […]
WASHINGTON — Latino and immigrant advocacy groups delivered more than 54,000 signatures to the Kansas capitol on Friday calling for state Rep. Virgil Peck (R) to resign after he said unauthorized immigrants should be shot from helicopters. Partner Links: Khloe Kardashian: “Not in a rush to have a baby” Peck made the controversial comment last […]
Washington — Black lawmakers accused Republicans on Tuesday of trying to “manufacture tension” between African-Americans and immigrants as GOP House members argued in a hearing that more minorities would be working were it not for illegal immigration. RELATED: Top all white sitcoms loved by Black people Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II, D-Mo., chairman of the Congressional […]
Now, I suppose it is conceivable that white supremacists and the private prison industry could join forces in support of a good piece of legislation. After all, anything is possible.
From WashPost.com: In a bid to remake the enforcement of federal immigration laws, the Obama administration is deporting record numbers of illegal immigrants and auditing hundreds of businesses that blithely hire undocumented workers.
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