The Big Lie: Immigrants Are Criminals: Pro-Migrant Sanctuarysphere
No matter how much nativist groups scream and yell the truth is that the vast majority of migrants are wonderful hard-working people. Contrary to claims that they are criminals studies have shown that communities with the biggest migrant populations actually have less crime.
Damn Mexicans is starting a series of posts to explain the fact that so many nativist candidates are failing to win their districts and, as we've seen in the presidential primaries, fail to win the bid of their party when the people have a voice in the decision. The first of these posts is titled Why The Nativists Never Win.
Eristic Ragemail asks Who Has the Best Chance at Enacting Comprehensive Immigration Reform. In this post we get analysis of each candidates promises on immigration reform.
After the failure of IR 1105 introduced by Brian Beedenbender to pass out of committee last month, most of us breathed a sigh of relief. It was premature. Today, Presiding Officer Bill Lindsay took advantage of the absence of Legislator Elie Mystal to push the bill out of committee and before the entire legislature. This means the bill will be voted on Tuesday, April 29.
Tancredo is screaming again about immigration. The Pope did bring the issue up with President Bush, but clearly, the conversation meant nothing since there were ICE raids all over the country that day.
In Peace. Passover. Freedom. Justice The Unapologetic Mexican writes on the hatred shown towards Hispanics while remembering the Jewish uprising in the Warsaw ghetto. This hatred is realized by the many hateful comments we all get on our blogs.
Are You Listening, ABC? New Poll Identifies #1 Issue in ‘08 Elections: Bu*#^hit at Of América. Leave it to the comedy news to show you reality.
Weekly Roundup Post: ICE Raids, Fabian Nuñez, and Antonio Villaraigosa, Oh My! at Latino Politics Blog.
Latinos in Lotusland is here! at La Bloga. An Anthology of Contemporary Southern California Literature.
Guerra Adds to the Papal Discussion at Dos Centavos. "arlos Guerra added to the discussion on the need for Pope Bene to get involved in the immigration discussion while he traverses these United Estados."
And because Hitler would have hated him, we give you Eddie Izzard's "Empires" at Culture Kitchen. Another example of the truth in comedy.
Not even Afghanistan at yave begnet blog. Clinton claims the activist base of the Democratic party is causing problems for her campaign.
Mexican’s at the gates - The “Reconquista” is underway - Chula’s Fronteras at Mexico Trucker.
Pope speaks up for immigrants at Just News.