Category Archives: Immigration

It’s Lucy With The Football Time: The Immigration Edition

No one could have possibly seen this coming (boldface mine): Mitch McConnell is taking the reins of an immigration debate that may prompt a fix for “Dreamers” — or quickly spiral out of control… But McConnell does want strong GOP … Continue reading

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Alejandro No, Alexy Yes?

It doesn’t appear that Republicans are going to lose their shit over this version of the ‘anchor baby’ story (boldface mine): Lured by the charm of little Havana or the glamour of South Beach, some 15 million tourists visit Miami … Continue reading

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Lucy With The Football?

Assuming nothing goes (or has gone) off the rails by the time you read this, the government shutdown has ended with an agreement for a three week continuing resolution and a promise by Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. To … Continue reading

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This Will Bring Jobs Back To Coal Country

This happened recently in Baltimore (boldface mine): The co-owner of a dockside Baltimore restaurant has revealed that nearly his entire kitchen staff resigned after an Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent demanded their papers in the latest example of the national … Continue reading

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ICE And Freedom

If you’re Latino, or even just ‘look’ or ‘sounds’ Latino, you might want to carry a passport with you at all times (boldface mine): A Gunnison man born in Colorado was picked up by immigration officers after a court appearance … Continue reading

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Our Border Forces Are Out Of Control

This makes no sense whatsoever to any decent person (boldface mine): Juan Garcia Mosqueda, an Argentinian curator who has been a legal US resident for the past decade and who runs Chamber NYC, an architecture and design studio on West … Continue reading

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