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También en español “¡Aquí estamos, y no nos vamos!” “Here we are, and we’re not leaving!” has been the chant of millions of immigrant workers and youth across the country in recent weeks. These massive...

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También en español In recent weeks, we have seen the rapid growth of a magnificent new movement for immigrant rights. It has already drawn millions of protesters into the streets in more than 100 cities....

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También en español Many immigrants and activists would welcome almost anything over the racist and fervently anti-immigrant Sensenbrenner Bill (HR 4437) which was passed by the House in December. Unfortunately, the Senate “compromise,” largely modeled...

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También en español The harsh anti-immigrant legislation now being debated in Congress is a major attack on immigrant workers. The bill HR4437 would declare undocumented immigrants “aggravated felons,” threatening mass deportation and the breakup of...

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In May, Congress approved an emergency military spending bill that earmarked another $82 billion for the Iraq war. But this huge waste of workers’ tax money to extend the war in Iraq was not the...

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On January 7, 2004, President Bush announced his new immigration policy. Bush is proposing to allow certain limited rights to undocumented workers. The proposed guest worker program, if enacted, would grant three-year work permits to...

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On October 4 in New York City, 100,000 people rallied for immigrant rights, the largest immigrant rights protest in U.S. history. The massive rally was the culmination of the Immigrant Workers Freedom Ride (IWFR), in...

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