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Latina Journalist Breaks Down Why Saying 'Illegals' Is Wrong On So Many Levels

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 11.02.2016 | Latino Voices

Journalist Maria Hinojosa knows that words matter, particularly when politicians and their advisors are discussing human beings. During a Saturday mor...

Insourcing: American Lose Jobs to H-1B Visa Workers

Judy Frankel | Posted 07.26.2016 | Politics
Judy Frankel

If a company is done with an employee, guest workers often find themselves stranded in the U.S. without a job. After five years as an H-1B, employers are required to start paying social security, so the worker becomes less attractive. When the job is over, so is the visa, making them into illegals. Their staffing company may h

Would You Call Jesus 'illegal?'

Rev. Ryan M. Eller | Posted 06.24.2015 | Religion
Rev. Ryan M. Eller

As Christians, we are called to love our neighbors. The Bible tells us to welcome strangers in our land and to love them as we love ourselves. That's why the media and all Americans should immediately stop referring to our undocumented brothers and sisters as "illegal."

Roque Planas

Remember When Latino Civil Rights Leaders Used Terms Like This? | Roque Planas | Posted 04.03.2013 | Latino Voices

Between Rep. Don Young (R-Alaska) calling undocumented immigrants “wetbacks” and the Associated Press dropping its use of the term “illegal immi...

Obama's Tepid and Temporary Immigration "Reform"

Alex Nowrasteh | Posted 08.18.2012 | Latino Voices
Alex Nowrasteh

The sad situation that so many unauthorized children face, being born in another country but raised American, can only be permanently resolved with immigration reform that vastly diminishes the government's role in limiting and controlling immigration.

Too Close for Comfort: President Obama Should Meet With Families of Unauthorized Immigrants

Jorge-Mario Cabrera | Posted 08.27.2011 | Los Angeles
Jorge-Mario Cabrera

Now that President Obama has met with influential Latinos, legislators, and community advocates, he should request a meeting with US-citizen families who live with unauthorized immigrant loved ones.

InSecurities in California's Communities

Jorge-Mario Cabrera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Jorge-Mario Cabrera

The entire state of California is now part of the Orwellian-named Secure Communities program. ICE is now able to automatically check the immigration status of anyone who is arrested.

The GOP's Latino Suicide Watch

Fernando Espuelas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Fernando Espuelas

Republicans, you have been warned. The future of your party is at stake. Your unrelenting attacks against American Latinos are the path to ruin.

Meg Whitman's Big Fat Latino Problem

Fernando Espuelas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Fernando Espuelas

For a crowd that is fond of claiming that there are American citizens willing to work as nannies, grape pickers and meat packers, Whitman has shown how dependent our country is on immigrant labor.

Jan Brewer Arizones Out (VIDEO)

Doug Molitor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Doug Molitor

Jan Brewer is lucky she's blonde, because if her "Vhere are your papers" law tests suspected illegals on their command of English, then she's one traffic-stop away from a bus ride to Mexicali in an orange jumpsuit.

From Engineering Major To Cater Waiter: Grads Enter The Job Market

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

More than 1.6 million bachelor degree-toting young adults will enter the job market this year, and they'll face the highest youth unemployment rate --...

The Five Horsemen of the Apocalypse: Limbaugh. Beck. O'Reilly. Hannity. Dobbs.

William Fisher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
William Fisher

Rush Limbaugh. Glenn Beck. Bill O'Reilly. Sean Hannity. Lou Dobbs: our five horsemen found their Holy Grail: A new cottage industry called immigration.

Marc Cooper

Obama And Clinton Play It Safe In Hollywood Debate | Marc Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Hollywood, Calif. -- The much-anticipated Tinseltown one-on-one Democratic debate tonight lacked much of the drama that had been widely predicted and ...

Marc Cooper

Watch Obama's and Clinton's Top Latino Supporters Talk Strategy | Marc Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Democratic candidates Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama are engaged in a fierce battle to capture the crucial emerging Latino vote during next week's s...