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Ruben Navarrette

Columnist Who Slammed Dreamers Reconsiders

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.31.2013 | Latino Voices

CNN columnist Ruben Navarrette says he’s reconsidering his take on the Dreamers. Navarrette offered a backhanded compliment on Wednesday to undo...

Navarrette Lashes Out At The Congressional Hispanic Caucus

My SA | Ruben Navarrette, Jr. | Posted 07.18.2013 | Latino Voices

Sometimes, the best way to lead is to dissent. Take the case of Rep. Filemon Vela, D-Texas, a first-term member of Congress who represents a distri...

An Open Letter to Ruben Navarrette

Emilio Vicente | Posted 03.17.2013 | Latino Voices
Emilio Vicente

I used to be a "good DREAMer," keeping my head down (as you recommend we do), never revealing to strangers I was undocumented and letting others speak for me. However, I came to realize that I am my most effective advocate.

Stop The Public Tantrum Against DREAMers

NBC Latino | Raul Reyes | Posted 01.03.2013 | Latino Voices

In a recent Op-Ed, “DREAMers are pushing their luck,” conservative columnist Ruben Navarrette criticizes DREAM Act youth. “I know just what a lo...

Ruben Navarrette Slams DREAMers

The Huffington Post | Roque Planas | Posted 12.21.2012 | Latino Voices

CNN commentator Ruben Navarrette, Jr.’s recent column chastising Dreamers who he says sometimes act like “spoiled brats” who are “drunk on ent...

Columnist Navarrette Betrays Voters, Latinos, and Himself

Raul A. Reyes | Posted 01.06.2013 | Latino Voices
Raul A. Reyes

It is astonishing that anyone would take this stance in 2012, let alone one of the nation's most prominent Hispanic journalists.

Hanging Out With Ruben Navarrette

Pablo Manriquez | Posted 07.29.2012 | Latino Voices
Pablo Manriquez

The American Dream is Ruben Navarrette's story. Latino. Harvard. Writer against his father's wishes.

GOP Hispanic Conference Highlights Deep Denial on Immigration

Frank Sharry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frank Sharry

Letting our immigration debate spiral even further away from real solutions would be a disaster, not just for the Republican Party, but for our nation.

Simpson's Program, Not Social Security, Victimizes the Young

Merton and Joan Bernstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Merton and Joan Bernstein

Does he really mean to say that, in our working years, we help pay for the modest Social Security benefits received by the parents who fed, clothed, educated and housed us? What perfidy. What selfishness.

Why Cesar Chavez Would Support Comprehensive Immigration Reform

Janet Murguía | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Janet Murguía

Cesar Chavez shined a national spotlight on the depressed wages and unbearable working conditions experienced by agricultural laborers in the 1960s. Still, today, too many farmworkers face similar conditions.

When Comedy Meets Workplace Diversity

Natalie Holder-Winfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Natalie Holder-Winfield

The same slurs, epithets, and offensive language that comics use to get laughs can create disrespect in the workplace, school and in other social settings.

CNN's Navarrette Gets Iran Wrong

Sanjeev Bery | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Sanjeev Bery

While tempting, the calls to get tougher with the Iranian government fail to consider the legacy of 25 years of U.S. intervention against Iranian democracy.

What Obama's Approach to Hispanic Issues Says About His Leadership

Daniel Cubias | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniel Cubias

It's reassuring that Obama hasn't forgotten how millions of Latinos set high expectations for his administration.