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Kavanaugh on Immigration: The Guardian of the Republicans

The east wall of the U.S. Supreme Court bears the inscription “Justice, the Guardian of Liberty.” Yet, such lofty ideals of Justice and Liberty may soon be tainted by the appointment of the sullied candidate, Brett Kavanaugh, as Justice to…
What is the Big Deal About Immigration?

A new report indicates that illegal immigration continues its decade long decline. With illegal immigration on the decline, one may ask, what is the big deal about immigration anyway? The answer: multiculturalism. The current administration’s right hand man on immigration,…
Welcome to Camp U.S. Detention Center… Summer 2018!

There is something inherently wrong with the values of any of our Nation’s leaders who describe detention centers as summer recreational facilities, as did an ICE official this week. Any ICE official holding the delicate responsibility of simultaneously protecting borders…
I Care!

Hundreds of thousands of Americans put their time, money and bodies on the line to stand in solidarity against the Trump Administration’s policy of separating children at the border. It was a resounding message to the White House that Americans…
Home of the Brave Immigrant

Francis Scott Key famously coined the term “home of the brave” as he witnessed the survival of a war-torn American flag at twilight after a massive military bombardment of Fort Henry in Maryland in 1814. As he noted the slave…
A Nation of Laws…No, Court Decisions.

What happens when the political immigration showdown reaches the door steps of the institution wielding the content to interpret the Supreme Law of the land? The answer is, no one knows. The Supreme Court, whose esteemed Justices sway to the…
April Fools: U.S. Immigration Reform

The Trump administration has, once again, played a “Now–You-See-It-Now-You-Don’t” political maneuver extinguishing any hopes for achieving meaningful immigration reform this year. This week, Mr. Trump stated that DACA (Differed Action for Childhood Arrivals) “is dead”; reversing his position of just…
A Nation of Immigrants, No More?

“The famous words of Emma Lazarus on the pedestal of the Statute of Liberty read: “Give me your tired , your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.” Until 1921 this was an accurate picture of our society. Under…
LIVING TOGETHER AS BROTHERS

“…We must live together as brothers or perish together as fools…” -Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. As we begin black history month it is only fitting that we be reminded of the contributions made to our nation by our black…
HOPE in 2018

There is an undeniable force that compels humans to continue striving for survival and the betterment of their existence: hope. Although 2017 was riddled in the implementation of policies that would otherwise discourage and oppress immigrant communities across the United…