Tag Archives: Latinos

What to do if #ICE Agents show up at your door

KNOW YOUR RIGHTS What to do when faced with anti-Muslim discrimination ENGLISH https://www.aclu.org/files/kyr/MKG17-KYR-AntiMuslimDiscr-OnePager-English-v01.pdf Know Your Rights: Discrimination Against Immigrants and Muslims With discrimination against American Muslims on the rise, KNOW YOUR RIGHTS. Anti-Muslim Discrimination. ARABIC https://www.aclu.org/files/kyr/MKG17-KYR-AntiMuslimDiscr-OnePager-Arabic-v01.pdf Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian) https://www.aclu.org/files/kyr/MKG17-KYR-AntiMuslimDiscr-OnePager-Indonesian-v01.pdfContinue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio to face criminal contempt charge

What took so long? Joe Arpaio should have BEEN in jail. He’s been racial profiling and violating the Constitutional rights of Latinos forever and a day. Throw his ass in JAIL! WASHINGTON The U.S. Justice Department is poised to charge … Continue reading

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Rep Steve King can’t answer the question if he likes Latinos

CNN host Kate Bolduan asked Rep Steve King a simple question. “Do you just not like Latinos”?

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Video | President Obama Addresses The 2012 *NALEO Conference

UPDATE President Obama Addresses NALEO Conference: Live at 1:40pm (ET) on C-SPAN President Obama Rally in Tampa, FL: Live at 4:15pm (ET) on C-SPAN See NALEO Conference schedule here.

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Video | President Obama Announces Prosecutorial Discretion Via DHS To Enact The DREAM ACT

Updated the title of post folks. Updated with video of PBO’s speech From The Washington Post:  U.S. will stop deporting some illegal immigrants who came here as children The Obama administration will stop deporting and begin granting work permits to … Continue reading

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President Obama To Latinos: Don’t Forget Who Stands With You

AP photo  President Barack Obama speaks at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute’s 33rd Annual Awards Gala at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010.     See sideshow of gala here.   See more photos of gala … Continue reading

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