Attack of The Tan Klan: Pro-Migrant SanctuarySphere
First congratulations are in order to Matthew over at Smart Borders. Read First Day as a Migrant Farmworker Advocate.
Today was my first day as a Migrant Farmworker Advocate with Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services (SMRLS). I drove through Dakota, Goodhue, and Olmsted counties, talking with local business owners, city hall personnel, librarians, thrift-store managers, laundromat workers, gas-station attendants, post-office employees, restaurant owners, nursery entrepreneurs, and garden gurus.
...and now back to our regularly scheduled coverage of a new strange world where white men are minorities and Hispanic woman are racists..."
Supreme Court Nominee Sonia Sotomayor Called Racist by the Racists at Feathered Bastard.
You know it's taken a turn for the surreal when an obnoxious lout like William Gheen is calling you a racist. Gheen is a nasty piece of work, the founder of the extremist nativist Americans for Legal Immigration PAC, which is headquartered in Raleigh, NC, burial place of Senator Jesse Helms and the Republican Party's Southern strategy.
FOX HATE CHANNEL: O'Reilly, Hannity and Savage Contribute to Murder & Violence by the Extreme Right Wing! at Immigration Talk With A Mexican American.
The Latino KKK at Culture Kitchen.
Getting Sunshine vs. getting dark skinned at Dream Act Texas.
Twice a Minority - Twice the Anger at Dream Act Texas. This post references the book titled "Twice a Minority" and provides links to discussions on the Sotomayor nomination as well as the absurd notion that she's a racist. Leave it to white men to call an Hispanic woman racist.
Immigrants Revitalize Cities at DMI blog.
Between 2000 and 2006, Greater Philadelphia's immigrant population grew by 113,000, compromising nearly 9 percent of the total population. Immigrants are revitalizing Philadelphia by starting businesses in poor areas and contributing to the local economy as workers and consumers.
Tancredo Aide Pleads Guilty in Bizarre Racist Attack at Greg Siskind's Blog.
Remember how Tom Tancredo went on CNN last week and called Sonia Sotomayor a racist, accusing her falsely of being a member of a "Latino KKK"? Well, if racism so offends him, how does he explain this?
Sotomayor Nomination Unleashes Furious Attacks at Hatewatch.
Little Havana's All-Aboard Family Literacy Center serves community at Immigrant in the USA blog.
New Article on Immigration Raids at Immigration Prof Blog.
One of the more disturbing stories to come out of the facility is that some of the detainees claim to be U.S. citizens. If that is the case, then the Department of Homeland Security definitely has some questions to answer.
Enforcement-First Immigration Politics at Nuestra Voice.
Since its creation in the wake of the Sept. 11 attacks, the Department of Homeland Security has assiduously responded to the clamor of anti-immigrant forces demanding that the federal government take more seriously its responsibility to enforce immigration policy.