Category Archives: Immigration

Democrats Must Unite Behind Nominee

Some Democrats on Twitter are starting to sound like Republicans; adopting the “my way or the highway” mentality. A number of Clinton and Sanders supporters are saying they will not vote at all if their candidate doesn’t get the nomination. That will be devastating for the country. – Read the full article

How to Suck at Your Religion

The holier than thou folks on the right are using the ISIL attack in Paris and the Syrian refugees to fear monger and gin up their sheeple. They are creating an even more dangerous atmosphere of anti Muslim sentiment than we’re used to. – Read the full article

Did Bernie Just Release The Most Ambitious Immigration Plan?

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders announced a sweeping set of immigration reform proposals on Tuesday, pledging to make the issue a top priority of his administration if elected president. The ten-page proposal proposes pro-immigrant policies from everything like deportation and detention reform to prison reform to rejecting free trade agreements like NAFTA. – Read the full article

The Real Cost of Trump’s Immigration Policy

Donald Trump, on the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants: Deport all of those who are, you know, bleeding from wherever. Ok, that quote’s made-up. Here’s his real quote: We’re going to keep the families together, but they have to go. They have to go … we either have a country, or we don’t have a country. – Read the full article

Video Clips of the Week

Our candidates speak at La Raza conference. – Read the full article

Friday Feminism – Abortion & Reproductive Rights, Education and LGBTQ

Lead Story Joy Lofthouse via ♀92-year-old World War Two veteran flies Spitfire again – Joy Lofthouse was a member of the Air Transport Auxiliary during WWII, ferrying aircraft between units.  To celebrate the 70th anniversary of VE day, she gets behind the joystick of a Spitfire one more time.   – Read the full article

GOP Executive Action on Immigration

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Scott Palin, er Walker Fails To Impress Forbes

Rick Ungar at Forbes Magazine mocked Scott Walker’s recent interview with ABC News in which he sounds much like a clueless Sarah Palin. Walker had this to say on immigration: We for sure need to secure the border.  I think we need to enforce the legal system.  – Read the full article

My Midterm Republican Wave Democratic Party Postmortem

The 2014 midterm has proven to be another major setback for the Democratic party. Both midterm elections during the Obama administration have been unmitigated disasters. If the Democratic party can only win presidential elections every four years, but continually get swept during midterms, we are in trouble going forward. – Read the full article

Davis Attack Ad Against Abbott, Moderately Tasteless ~ yeah, Factually True, HELL YEAH!

MSNBC pundits feasted upon the Wendy Davis’ attack ad stumble against her Republican Greg Abbott as if it were Christmas morning on Fox & Friends. The first 10 seconds should /could have an alternate video other than the empty wheel chair but retained the audio. – Read the full article

Vote / Not Vote …. Who Are You REALLY Punishing?

We’re in the golden 60-day countdown toward the 2014 midterms, and democratic voting blocks are threatening to boycott state elections. I wish to address these progressives, liberals, Dem constituents, (punctuating my comments directly at immigration activists) intending to sit at home this election cycle under the misguided ideal they’re punishing the party…..but before I get to the meat…. – Read the full article

Immigration Reform: The Bigot, The Coward…America’s GOP Best meet Dreamer Activists

Absolutely shameful conduct by two political officials epitomizing the duality of American conservatism; either espousing offensive racial hatred or retreating to a corner of partisan cowardice. This is the GOP strategy on confronting immigration reform until midterms and 2016? Unworkable and sucks like their entire political agenda! – Read the full article