They Say Deport - We Say Support!: Pro-Migrant SanctuarySphere
Undocumented Students - Struggle Continues in Canada at A Dream Deferred.
While the United States is busy deporting undocumented immigrant students and the states in the deep South are retreating back into time by closing doors on students, our neighbors up North are also struggling with the issue.
At Smart Borders United States and Spain Square off on Amnesty.
Spanish legislation has taken this one step further by providing basic human rights and opportunities to all immigrants, whatever their legal status. Deportation doesn’t exist in Spain; instead, the emphasis is on integration.
ACTION: Historic Event in Maryland’s International Corridor at Standing FIRM. Watch the video Crimes Against Immigrants Go Unreported. Check out the great pro-migrant art in Art is Action - Pro-Migrant Poster Power!. And read Happy Loving Day!
In a riveting speech on the senate floor on Wednesday, June 11, 2008, Senator Robert Menendez openly discussed the multiple abuses perpetrated by the Department of Homeland Security's Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). This is the first time that any senator or representative has made such detailed and public condemnation of how ICE has been continually defying the U.S. Constitution in its frantic effort to deport all the undocumented immigrants it can find.
AILA Reporting That All H-1B Receipts Now Issued at Greg Siskind's Blog. In Math we learn that today "the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments in a case challenging the new Arizona immigration law, one of the nation's toughest and one credited with a rapid outflow of immigrants from the state."
Obama-Son of an Immigrant? at Immigrants and Politics Blog.
I'm sad to read Lou Dobbs for Governor of NJ?, at Immigration Prof Blog, given that I'll soon be a resident of that state. I can only imagine the hate he'd grow in the garden state. Also read Border Wall Not Effective Dissuasion Tool, BREAKING NEWS: Gitmo Detainees Win in Supremes!, and The Futility of a Border Fence.
This revelation brings to light how in the coming months when ICE gets even more aggressive in its tactics to root out the undocumented, women and children will also be increasingly caught up in the net of apprehensions. - That's why a bipartisan legislation introduced in the Senate yesterday, titled The Secure and Safe Detention and Asylum Act (S. 3114) is so imperative that it be passed.
Websites Fighting Obama Smears at Latino Politico.
Lou Dobbs for New Jersey Governor? at Of América.
CNN host Lou Dobbs is considering a bid for New Jersey Governor, according to this story in the Star Ledger. “Several well-connected Republicans say they’ve heard the buzz that Dobbs, famous for his sharp commentary about Washington policies and politics, may be turning his sights on Trenton and has inquired about the steps necessary to start a campaign” says the Ledger’s Josh Margolin.
Indian workers sue US oil firm over abuse - 14 Mar 08 at Pro Inmigrant. Also watch U.S. KIDS CITIZENS TEAR APART FROM PARENTS FROM ICE and Just listen the racist suggestion from Neil Boortz solving two problems of America at the same time.
Survey reveals global perspectives at The Latin Americanist.
You Can't Kill An Idea at The Unapologetic Mexican. Listen to Bob Dylan's Song "Only A Pawn In Their Game" on the assination of Medgar Evers on this day in 1963.
Two cases of immigrant labor abuses at Working Immigrants.