Demographic Winter Of The White Majority: Pro-Migrant SanctuarySphere
I wrote a post a while back on a video released and promoted by the Heritage Foundation titled "Demographic Winter" which states the world's population is falling. However, listen closely and you'll hear that it's really just a call stating heterosexual whites will be a minority soon. Demographic Winter: The Decline of the Human Family.
Welcome to América, Soon-to-Be Land of the White Minority, at The Sanctuary. (Also at Of América.) Given we must monitor how this is fed to the public the video mentioned above, "Demographic Winter", is not one we should applaud. Nor should we be ignoring the fact that white supremacist groups want Obama to win so they can stir up anti-minority sentiment among whites in the United States. (White Supremacista and Obama at Hatewatch.)
Scary New World? Minority to Become Majority in 2040s at No Borders and Binaries.
It goes without saying that the saddest element in the current enforcement of immigration laws is the apprehension, deportation or abandonment of children.
Despite Promises More Farmworkers Die in California at woc phd. Also check out International and Area Studies Scholars Opportunity.
ICE Tortures And Kills A New York Homeowner at Zuky blog. While Hui Liu Ng complained of pain ICE did nothing. Now Mr. Ng is dead as the horror and irresponsibility of ICE continues.
The History of Immigration Quotoas, Steeped in Prejudice at Anti-BVBL.
I think it is imperative, for all who discuss immigration, to understand its origins. I may not be an expert on unions, but I do understand the fear and anxiety that lives in all of us when we encounter people that are different from own small world experiences. The original, over-reaching 1924 Johnson-Reed act was in response to a changing face of America.
ICE Raids Construction Site at Dulles Airport at Dream Act Texas. Apparently ICE setup shop at the employee entrance gate and arrested 47 workers. It must be easy when the people you're arresting are hard reliable hard workers.
The ordinance, which passed unanimously, says that big box stores like Home Depot built in the future receive "conditional-use" permits, which would allow city officials to impose the restrictions.
XP TV: On Presidents, Latinos, and Politics at Para Justicia y Libertad.
Immigrants create environmental pollution ??? at Working Immigrants.
Is Mickey Mouse a Bad Boss? at Vivir Latino.
Some workers in the happiest place on earth sure think so. Despite the fact that the Micky Mouse franchise is making billions of dollars, they want to cut the benefits of workers clocking less than 30 hours a week.
In Visual Resistance check out a series of posters for use by international immigrant rights organizations at Western MA Coalition for Immigrant & Worker Rights.
Stories surface every day of parents who were apprehended and fearing the same for their children, say nothing about their children at home. They hope a relative or neighbor will eventually realize their children are alone and will take care of them until they can be reunited.
When wingnuts go looking for terrorists at Orcinus.
It seems a strange Somali man from Canada was found dead in a Denver hotel room this week with a pound of sodium cyanide in his room. It's an unusual case and certainly raises concerns about the potential for a terrorist incident at the Democratic National Convention later this month.
Obama & McCain on Taxes: Relief for Families vs Breaks for the Rich at American Taíno.
Lopez Lomong: From Lost Boy To Olympic Athlete at Awearness Blog. His story embodies what America is supposed to be about - helping others through compassion.
Cells and Tasers you can believe in at Corrente on the detention center setup in Denver for protestors.
Where Are All Those US Farm Workers, Mr. Dobbs? at Greg Siskind's Blog.
Saturday: Vigil at Hutto at T Don Hutto Blog on the vigil being held this Saturday outside the detention center.
For some reason one blogger has made it their mission to devalue the life of Luis Ramirez and make heroes out of the white teens that beat him to death. Read In A Stroke Of Fate: Luis Ramirez Deserved To Die at American Humanity.
The Limits of Immigration Enforcement at Immigration Prof Blog referencing a Washington post editorial citing that violent enforcement of immigration law does nothing to change the economic dynamics that created the broken system.
Also at IPB - USCIS ESTABLISHES GENEALOGY PROGRAM, MALDEF Secures Landmark Education Victory in Texas Judge orders improvements in programs for English language learners, Brennan Center: US Violates International Law by Failing to Enforce Laws Protecting Employment Rights of Mexican Workers Legally in the US US Departments of Labor and Homeland Security Each Point to the Other as Being Responsible and Comment on CIS Report on Global Warming.