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Alabama Pastor's Take on Latest Anti-Immigrant Legislation
Originally Posted: 06/04/2012 - 12:35pm | Type: Blog

In my beloved Alabama, where 3 percent of the population (largely Hispanic) is estimated to be undocumented, our state government has created the harshest and most egregious anti-immigrant laws in the country. ...

Protesters March as SCOTUS Hears SB 1070 Arguments
Originally Posted: 04/26/2012 - 8:43am | Type: Blog

More than five hundred people showed up at the Supreme Court today in opposition to Arizona’s SB1070 law. More than five hundred people showed up at the Supreme Court today in opp ...

New Report: "The Wrong Approach: State Anti-Immigration Laws in 2011"
Originally Posted: 01/11/2012 - 5:32pm | Type: Blog

Overview of NCLR's new report on state anti-immigration laws in 2011. The National Council of La Raza ( NCLR , the largest national Hispanic civil rights and advocacy orga ...

Immigration: Alabama is Organizing... Again!
Originally Posted: 01/05/2012 - 3:17pm | Type: Blog

I felt like I had been transported back to a black, white and sepia toned era, but these events took place over the last six months! Those who follow me on Twitter know that o ...

The Afternoon News: Friday, Nov. 18, 2011
Originally Posted: 11/18/2011 - 3:01pm | Type: Blog

The Afternoon News: Friday, Nov. 18, 2011. CENTER FOR AMERICAN PROGRESS: Top 10 Reasons Alabama’s New Immigration Law Is A Disaster For The State’s Economy Alabama’s new imm ...

The Afternoon News: Monday Nov. 14, 2011
Originally Posted: 11/14/2011 - 2:59pm | Type: Blog

U.S. Bishops Should Focus On Economy, On Deficit Reduction... THE WASHINGTON POST (ON FAITH):  U.S. Bishops Should Focus On Economy As the American Catholic bishops gather f ...

News: Quick Links 2
Originally Posted: 10/25/2011 - 8:18am | Type: Blog

The High Cost of Anti-Immigrant Laws The High Cost of Anti-Immigrant Laws This past summer, the Econo Lodge off Interstate 75 in Tifton, Georgia, where we and other waterm ...