By Mariela Rosario | 07/23/2010 - 09:20 | 0 Comments
Last week, a list of alleged "undocumented immigrants" was sent to multiple media outlets and law enforcement officials with a note attached demanding that all of the people named be deported from the U.S.
Now, Utah Governor Gary Herbert says that two female employees of the Utah...
By Mariela Rosario | 07/22/2010 - 16:00 | 7 Comments
There is just one week left before Arizona's new immigration laws, SB 1070, take effect on July 29th. Since the laws passage in April, the state has seen an exodus of Hispanic citizens, with schools reporting unusual drops in...
By Grace Bastidas | 07/21/2010 - 15:15 | 1 Comment
It’s been almost 10 years since Rage Against the Machine disbanded, silencing one of the most political hard rock groups ever to step on stage. But that doesn't mean that vocalist Zack de la Rocha, guitarist Tom Morello, bassist Tim Commerford and drummer Brad Wilk are averse to reuniting...
By Nicola Paracchini | 07/21/2010 - 14:00 | 2 Comments
By Nicola Paracchini | 07/15/2010 - 16:00 | 1 Comment
A list containing the names and personal information of 1,300 Utah residents, who an anonymous group claims are undocumented immigrants, has been released to law enforcement, state agencies and media outlets, igniting fear among the state's Latino community.
The group, who call themselves Concerned Citizens of America, released the list on Monday and Tuesday...
By Mariela Rosario | 07/07/2010 - 14:00 | 2 Comments
Yesterday, the United States Justice Department officially filed suit against the state of Arizona, charging that the new laws conflict with federal immigration enforcement efforts. S.B. 1070, signed by Gov. Jan Brewer in April and set to go into effect on July 29, gives police the power to stop anyone they have "reasonable suspicion" to...
By Alice Taranto | 07/06/2010 - 12:56 | 3 Comments
The imminent enforcement of the SB 1070 legislation that was passed a few months ago in Arizona has Latinos mobilizing all over the country. Now the community is responding in a big way with the Voces Unidas por America Concert being held on Saturday, July 17.
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