Donald Trump going to Mexico could have had a certain "Nixon goes to China" flavor about it, and he actually was getting some good reviews for crossing the very low bar of "not totally embarrassing himself or his country" -- at least for the first few hours. Then he went to Phoenix, and Mr. Hyde came back out.
Over the past decade, it has taken over ten times as many American lives as immigrant Islamic jihadists. Neither candidate for president will discuss it publicly. They don't have talking points, much less a plan to protect the American people from this dire threat.
On Wednesday evening, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump attempted to clarify his plan for immigration reform and continued to grab (large...
The issues of immigration being raised by political candidates and in our public discourse demand attention. But they also demand compassion. After all, we were once forced to come here too.
Ruiz de Burton's novel was and remains unique as a creative lens into 19th century Mexican American and American history and identity. So Donald, your assignment is to read this forgotten American book and give us a full report on what you find.
When President Peña Nieto welcomes Donald Trump to Mexico, he does so as a desperate politician who is seen by most of his countrymen as a fraud and front man for an ongoing economic and human rights disaster. His approval rating is an abysmal 23 percent.
When Donald Trump points to 1965 and says we need to reform that law, "To keep immigration levels measured by population share within historical norms," he means, "We need to keep America from becoming any more less white than it currently is."
Well, just because something I've been warning about for more than a year should be impossible doesn't mean that it is.
The bar for the Mexican meeting was set pretty low -- all Trump really had to do was get out of it without a major gaffe of any sort.
If Trump the Quack would be half serious about national security, he would call for building a wall, not on the border with Mexico, but along the beac...
Reporters shouldn't be fooled by Rep. Mike Coffman's recycled attempts to paint his Democratic challenger Morgan Carroll as anti-immigrant. Coffman tr...
Trump made the shocking claim that he alone can determine the length of the diagonal of a right angle just by knowing the length of each of the sides. The problem has bedeviled generations of eighth graders.
In the aftermath of the Supreme Court halting of President Obama's DAPA and DACA+ programs, many immigration advocates are pivoting their focus back to where it belongs: starting comprehensive immigration reform (CIR) conversations in the next Congress.
You represent the American promise that is at this country's core! The promise that it doesn't matter where you come from; what matters is where you go.
Republicans have now, by my count, missed two rather large opportunities to improve their general standing with Latino voters. Donald Trump's speech Wednesday (unless it is further postponed or even cancelled outright, of course) might just become the third big missed opportunity.