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Items tagged: immigrant

National award honors three Arizona winners for immigrant rights

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Norway killings reveal politics of hate


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Watch “A Better Life”- a powerful film about an undocumented family from the director of “Twilight”

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We know you’ve been waiting for Harry Potter forever, but make sure you support the film A Better Life!

Re-enactment of Chinese immigrant exclusion and recent quelling of protests show a future without diversity and freedom

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"The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with."
- Eleanor Holmes Norton, civil rights activist and Democrat Delegate to Congress representing the District of Columbia.

New challenges and new hopes- immigrant voters hold their own in the elections

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As election fever passes and the nation takes stock, one thing becomes clear – even as Republicans have taken control of the House and Democrats remain strong in the Senate, no one can afford to ignore the immigrant voter.

Asian American and Pacific Islander Organizations Express Concern Regarding Xenophobic Rhetoric in 2010 Election Campaigns

November 2, 2010 

The "I-word" in Health Care Reform

Whenever the word immigrant is mentioned during health care reform it stirs up heated emotions.  On the extremely conservative end, it immediately ignites a controversial topic that undocumented immigrants do not belong in this country and should be deported.  At the other end of the spectrum, liberals argue that immigrants are the backbone to our country and that their work ethic helps drive the U.S economy.