By Lourdes Medrano | 02/15/2011 - 18:05 | 0 Comments
Arizona lawmakers are continuing their push this week to deny automatic citizenship to children of illegal immigrants. Senator Ron Gould (R-AZ) recently called off the vote by the Senate Judiciary Committee because he believed the bill would have been defeated, but more receptive legislators are expected to again take up the agenda this week. The goal is to force the U.S....
By Irasema Romero | 02/11/2011 - 13:45 | 2 Comments
Brazilian soccer player Daniel Alves says he deals with racism at almost every one of the matches he plays with La Liga franchise FC Barcelona. The Associated Press reports that futbol fans...
By Fox News Latino | 02/11/2011 - 11:58 | 0 Comments
The Week in Latino news starts off with a story on legislation denying birthright citizenship in Arizona coming to a vote next week.
By Lourdes Medrano | 02/01/2011 - 16:45 | 4 Comments
A push by Arizona lawmakers to deny citizenship to children of illegal immigrants has spawned two separate efforts to oust the architect of the proposed legislation from office.
The leader of a Latino Republican group...
By Fox News Latino | 01/31/2011 - 15:30 | 6 Comments
Senators Rand Paul of Kentucky and David Vitter of Louisiana, both Republicans, announced a resolution that would amend the Constitution to deny birthright citizenship to babies born to undocumented immigrants. But legal experts say the effort stands little chance of succeeding.
“The framers of the Constitution...
By Mariela Rosario | 01/27/2011 - 15:46 | 2 Comments
Little Brisenia Flores' last words to her attackers were: "Why did you shoot my mom?" Her mother, Gina Gonzalez, actually managed to survive being shot three times by intruders posing as law-enforcement officials by playing dead in the hopes of saving her child but...
By Mariela Rosario | 01/26/2011 - 12:34 | 6 Comments
At Tucson High Magnet School, almost all of teacher Curtis Acosta's students are Mexican-American. But Tom Horne, Arizona's newly elected attorney general (and former superintendent) says Acosta's Latino Literature class is "propagandizing and brainwashing." So, Horne declared the program in violation of a new state law that went into...
By Mariela Rosario | 01/06/2011 - 12:35 | 3 Comments
The new congress just began, but already the Republican-held House of Representatives is attacking the constitutional rights of immigrants. A group calling themselves State Legislators for Legal Migration held a press conference to talk up a new initiative to take birthright citizenship away from children born on U.S. soil to undocumented immigrants....
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