I am the grandson of dreamers, and this country needs more like them

As the grandson of immigrant coal miners, I stand squarely and strongly with the President on his decision to change the way immigration laws are enforced and to offer undocumented people a way to come out of the shadows. It is the right and moral thing to do. My grandparents were treated as indentured servants by … More I am the grandson of dreamers, and this country needs more like them

What Became of, “Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor, Your Huddled Masses Yearning to Breath Free”?

“Since President Obama has been in office, over two million people have been deported from the United States. That’s more than under George W. Bush in eight years and more than double Bill Clinton’s number. It’s more than any President, ever.” (President Obama’s Shameful Milestone, ACLU, https://www.aclu.org/secure/president_obama_deportations?sid=2166915) In addition to signing the ACLU’s petition (above … More What Became of, “Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor, Your Huddled Masses Yearning to Breath Free”?

Obamas visit immigration hunger strikers

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst WASHINGTON — President Obama told about 20 hunger strikers on the National Mall on Friday that he supported their effort to pressure House Republicans to overhaul immigration laws but was concerned about their health. Greg Russak‘s insight: "Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame,With conquering limbs astride from land … More Obamas visit immigration hunger strikers