Not Enough Bigots Casting Ballots: Pro-Migrant SanctuarySphere
Check out Agriprocessors and the Guatemalan Immigrants at Immigration Prof Blog. This article tracks some of the workers and takes time to speak with them on their experiences. From an interview with one worker, Sanail:
On his bedroom wall, he displays a framed photo of himself in Postville. He laughed as he leafed through other pictures, which show him standing in knee-deep Iowa snow, bundled up against the unfamiliar cold. He would love to go back, but he swears he will never be an illegal immigrant again. The price is too high.
Prominent Racists Attend Inaugural H.L. Mencken Club Gathering at Hatewatch. Peter Brimelow gives his reasons for McCain's loss - not enough white Americans.
The president-elect only got a majority of white votes among 18-to-30-year-olds, according to Brimelow. "What this election shows is that whites vote one way and everybody else votes the other way."
From Bender's Immigration Bulletin - Immigrants offer a solution to America's problems. This article, by Mary Sanchez, goes over some facts from a Migration Policy Report along with here opinions on the appointment of Napolitano.
Jdimytai Damour from Blog For Arizona on the Wal-Mart employee trampled to death as shopers hurried toward the golden isles of consumerism.
Postville Update: ICE Raid Ends In Town´s Devastation! at Immigration Talk With A Mexican American. While I agree I also believe that Agriprocessor's employee policies caused this problem. Abuse of workers is apparently nothing new to this company and now they're feeling the pain of their misdeeds. Unfortunately so are many hard-working migrants.
Immigration Talk With A Mexican American also writes on further anti-Hispanic incidents in Patchogue.
It takes a Consumer to Support a Provider: U.S. role in the Mexican Drug Cartel War from Dream Act Texas.
As quoted by the Dallas Morning News, U.S. Ambassador to Mexico, Tony Garza stated: "Mexico would not be the center of cartel activity or be experiencing this level of violence, were the United States not the largest consumer of illicit drugs and the main supplier of weapons to the cartels"
Anti-immigrant Hate Groups Latest Front: Immigration News Daily at Eristic Ragemail.
Organizations such as the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR), the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) and NumbersUSA, amongst others are really just a shell game of front organizations designed to hide their extremist agenda from the general public, legislators and the media.
How Many Americans Will Get Falsely Caught In E-Verify? at Greg Siskind's Blog.
Immigration Issue Less Controversial in Virginia at Immigration Prof Blog. Also Star student not allowed back into U.S. because of illegal past on Daniella Aguado, a top student, and her attempts to follow the rules which have kept her from being able to return.
Border Angels of SoCal Seeking Funds at Latino Politico.
Border Angels, a human rights organization based out of Southern California, is raising funds for the next Marcha Migrante. This event is held to raise awareness of the needless deaths of border crossers in the desert southwest that have skyrocketed due to border control policy that purposely funnels people into the harshest of terrain.
Some good links provided by Why Am I Not Surprised in Passin' It On.