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Senate’s Sole Latino Joins Call for Arizona Baseball Boycott

by Jorge Rivas on May 11 2010, 11:50AM

Last Thursday the National Council of La Raza (NCLR), the largest Latino civil rights organization in the United States, announced plans to boycott the state of Arizona. The campaign calls groups (including churches and corporations) and “ordinary citizens” across the…

Topics: Sports

SB 1070’s Impact on Kids: Broken Families and America’s Soul

by Michelle Chen on May 3 2010, 9:01AM

Children are the hidden casualties of America’s war on immigrants, and the passage of Arizona’s new racial profiling legislation could open up countless opportunities for local law enforcement to break up families by putting undocumented parents on the fast-track to…

Topics: Immigration

Shopping for Guns to Enforce SB1070

by Jorge Rivas on April 29 2010, 3:24PM

Participants check out assault rifles on display at the Border Security Expo on April 28, 2010 in Phoenix, Arizona.(Photo by John Moore/Getty Images) Last Thursday, one day before Arizona Governor Jan Brewer signed SB1070 into law, she held a…

Topics: Immigration

Friday Twitterbreak: Arizona Goddam, aka #SB1070 Edition

by Channing Kennedy on April 23 2010, 5:46PM

…and I mean every word of it. Some non-#SB1070 tweets behind the cut, because this is the Friday Twitterbreak, and you’ve earned that break. —- —- —- —- —- —- —- —- —- —- —-…

Topics: Immigration

Brewer: 'I Do Not Know What An Illegal Immigrant Looks Like'

Brewer: ‘I Do Not Know What An Illegal Immigrant Looks Like’

by Jorge Rivas on April 23 2010, 5:32PM

Immediately following the press conference where Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer signed SB 1070 into law, someone in the press pool asked her to “please explain what criteria will be used to determine if someone is an illegal immigrant? What does…

Topics: Arizona's SB 1070, Immigration

Zack De La Rocha Sez ‘To Be Brown is to Be a Suspect’ [Video]

by Jorge Rivas on April 23 2010, 11:09AM

Along with Alto Arizona, Rage Against The Machine’s Zack De La Rocha has made a PSA in response to Arizona Senate Bill 1070, a bill that would dramatically expand police powers to stop, question and detain individuals for not…

Topics: Immigration

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