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North Carolina Governor Signs Anti-Immigrant Law

Yesterday North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory signed HB 318 into law. The bill prevents the state's cities from accepting certain forms of identification and...

Spring Valley High police brutality video demonstrates school to prison pipeline

Yesterday a disturbing new video was circulated on social media of a police officer assaulting a young black girl who was seated in a...

Embattled Speaker Boehner announces resignation, Rep. McCarthy likely replacement

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) has announced today that he will resign from Congress and give up his house seat at the end of...

Sophie Cruz’s message to Pope highlights DAPA

Yesterday when five year old Sophie Cruz broke past the barricades holding back the crowds that were awaiting the Pope, she carried a message...

The amnesty question missing from last night’s debate

During last night's GOP presidential debate, the immigration issue was brought up again. While the candidates stumbled over themselves to sound tough on immigration...

Sanders introducing criminal justice reform bill this week, proposes ending privately...

On Monday, Senator Bernie Sanders, candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination, announced that he would be introducing criminal justice reform legislation next week. According...

Chris Christie compares legal immigrants to FedEx packages

Not to be outdone in the anti-immigration rhetoric that has been dominated the GOP presidential race in recent weeks, today presidential candidate Chris Christie...

Words vs. policy: why is Ricky Martin urging Latinos to unite...

This week singer Ricky Martin wrote an opinion piece urging Latinos "to unite against Donald Trump." In reference to the GOP candidate throwing Univision anchor...

Latino voters’ net favorability rating of Donald Trump is -51

Yesterday Gallup released a new poll that shows 65% of Latino voters have an unfavorable view of GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump. 14% of...

Social Security turns 80: What the program means for African Americans...

Social Security was signed into law by President Franklin Roosevelt 80 years ago. The pay as you go system has proven to be an...