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Politics

Anti-Immigration Group Calls Immigrants ‘Third-World Gold Diggers’

This post by Erin Rosa at Campus Progress describes the agenda of anti-immigrant groups that are attempting to disparage civil rights organizations. Embattled by numerous reports of its ties to white nationalists, The Center For Immigration Studies (CIS), a Washington … Continued

Immigration

The Minutemen Want to Talk about Bigotry

The Chicago and Illinois minutemen showed up to protest the National Council of La Raza’s (NCLR) Annual Conference yesterday. When I spoke to the 10 or so minutemen members gathered outside the first thing one of them said to me … Continued

Social Media Reflects Social Divisions

Today I participated in a new media panel at the National Council of La Raza’s (NCLR) annual conference with esteemed experts Edmundo Rocha, Kety Esquivel, and Murray Mann. While we tried to cover a wide range of topics from the … Continued

Imagine 2050 at NCLR Annual Conference in Chicago

NCLR is bringing their annual conference to Chicago! The conference, representing the largest and most important gathering of the nation’s most influential individuals, organizations, institutions, and companies working with the Hispanic community will be held from July 25-28, 2009 at … Continued

Politics

White Nationalists Defend “Immigrant Reform” Organization

A chapter of the Council of Conservative Citizens (CofCC), one of the most influential white nationalist organizations in the US, is seeking to defend the anti-immigrant Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) from open charges of injecting racism into the … Continued