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What Shameful Postville, Iowa Immigration Raid Teaches Five Years Later

Marielena Hincapié | Posted 07.13.2013 | Politics
Marielena Hincapié

Five years later, the national push for commonsense immigration reform threatens to come undone at the hands of one of Postville's own senators.

The Moment of Truth Is Near

David Leopold | Posted 04.08.2012 | Politics
David Leopold

The decision raised troubling questions about the fairness of the Postville convictions. Which brings me to Stephanie Rose, who just happens to be awaiting Senate confirmation of her appointment as a federal district judge by President Obama.

Illegal Aliens Are Criminals -- Period

Diane Dimond | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Diane Dimond

This is the sound of me opening a Pandora's Box. But crimes are being committed so I must. Look, I'm a sympathetic person. I openly weep at comple...

The Threatening "Silliness" of U.S. Customs and Immigration Enforcement

Joshua Hoyt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joshua Hoyt

In America we change broken and stupid laws - that is how women got the vote and Jim Crow segregation was ended. We will have immigration enforcement that works only when we create legal avenues for workers to come to the U.S. to do the many entry-level jobs our economy has created and only when we legalize the 12 million undocumented workers who are already contributing to our nation with their sweat.

"Operation Scheduled Departure": More PR Than Policy

Aswini Anburajan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Aswini Anburajan

The Bush-agency initiative has been labeled "theater of the absurd" by immigration reform groups and a cover for plans to escalate the pace of raids and detentions across the country.