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Recent Blog Entries

Apr 09 DIVERSE AND SMART: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Thanks, South Central, for celebrating diversity, for uniting us instead of dividing us.
Apr 01 CLIMATE CHANGE TOURISM NORTH OF ARCTIC CIRCLE
Up now on The Daily Beast, a travel story about my trip north of the Arctic Circle this January, to see things before they change.  
Mar 23 Arizona Immigration-Law Backer Woos Mexico
Many American Hispanics and Mexicans in Mexico see Arizona as a racist state, thanks to SB 1070.
Mar 18 Pew: Crossing border illegally more than once drives uptick in federal immigration crime
In 1992, 12 percent of sentenced federal offenders were unauthorized immigrants, the Pew Center reports today. Ten years later, 48 percent of sentenced federal offenders were unauthorized immigrants. The reason for the uptick:  more unauthorized immigrants who were caught crossing the border more than once have been sentenced to hard time – two years on […]
Dec 06 Luis Gutierrez, Immigration Reform and the Demographic Tsunami
Rep. Luis Gutierrez on 2014 immigration reform: “It will not be perfect, and it may not even be pretty.”
Nov 22 Shattered Dreams: Jan Brewer’s Arizona fails to investigate 6000 cases of child abuse
I’m not saying Juana could have prevented the massive CPS negligence, but with her education, heart and work ethic, she would have improved the culture at CPS, and would have helped the fragile, abused children who crossed her path.
Posts Tagged ‘Obama’

Rubio to Politico: Pass immigration reform or else, Congress!

Could this really be possible? Could Obama really issue an executive order making documenting 11 million undocumented people?

 

Who’s the smartest strategist in the 2012 election? Obama? Romney?

  Ron Brownstein, the editorial director of  The National Journal, has long explained the impacts of our nation’s changing demography on all of us. Today, Brownstein writes  about the impact of our changing demography on the election. He writes: “Obama’s formula for success can be succinctly expressed. If minorities constitute at least 26 percent of […]

 

SALON.COM: NATE SILVER = “HUMAN XANAX FOR DEMS”

  The New York Times’ Nate Silver, in his Five ThirtyEight blog, now predicts President Obama will win both the electoral and the popular vote. This explains why Salon.com’s David Daley calls Silver “Human Xanax for Dems.” Arizona, in the meantime, heads into an acrimonious and uncertain election day stemming from fallout over this weekend’s […]