News Outlet Equates Mariachi Band With Illegal Immigrants
News Outlet Equates Mariachi Group With Illegal Immigrants
By Samantha Leal | 09/04/2013 - 11:55

Ay dios mio! The Daily Caller, an online news and opinion site, recently published a story on UCLA dropping the term "illegal immigrant." But it isn't the story that has us scratching our heads - it's the online image they chose to illustrate it.

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UCLA Drops Term 'Illegal Immigrant'
UCLA Drops Term 'Illegal Immigrant'
By Samantha Leal | 09/04/2013 - 10:36

A step in the right direction? The student government of UCLA unanimously passed a decision to drop the term "illegal immigrant" last week, reports the Huffington Post. The decision comes after a "Drop the I-Word" campaign launched by the Applied Research Center and its publicaion ColorLines.

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Wisconsin Governor Fires Official Who Said He Saw "Satan" in Undocumented Immigrants
By Samantha Leal | 08/13/2013 - 11:58

Well this is quite the Facebook post. Steve Krieser, assistant deputy secretary of Wisconsin's Department of Transportation, wrote on Facebook that he sees undocumented immigrants as embodying the devil himself, reports NBC Latino.

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1 in 3 Americans Think Most Hispanics Are Undocumented
By Samantha Leal | 09/17/2012 - 15:00

A new poll released by the National Hispanic Media Coalition and Latino Decisions found that more than 30 percent of non-Hispanics believe that the majority (more than half) of Hispanics are undocmented. The truth? Around 18 percent of Hispanics in the U.S. are undocumented, while only 37 percent of U.S. Hispanics are actually immigrants, according to findings by NBC Latino

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