Tag: IMMIGRATION REFORM

NY Times Editorial Hits the “Insanity” of the Anti-Immigrant Binge in...

In an editorial today, the New York Times warned that the new “Anti-Immigrant Binge” in Congress poses the danger of “taking that most cursed...

New Poll Says 60% Support Legal Status for Undocumented, But Some...

A new Washington Post/ABC News poll shows that 60% of Americans support legal status for undocumented immigrants, although they are split on what that...

Court Hearing on Obama Executive Action: Hostile Judges

Reports indicate that the Friday hearing that was hoped would lead to the lifting of the an injunction against Obama’s executive action in fact...

Fifth Circuit to Hear Obama Executive Action Case Today

The challenge to a Texas judge’s injunction blocking President Obama’s executive action on immigration will be heard today in New Orleans. While many of...

Lincoln’s Murder and the New York Irish American

Join The Immigrants’ Civil War on Facebook The news of Lincoln’s murder was the item of first importance in the New York Irish-American, the largest...

Attack on Birthright Citizenship is Not About the Law

The House Judiciary Committee held hearings yesterday attacking birthright citizenship. Birthright citizenship means, simply, that with very few exceptions, children born in the United...

Lox of Opportunity: The Story of Bagelman Owner Ray Parada

Each month, Long Island Wins Executive Director Maryann Sinclair Slutsky publishes a column in the Anton Community Newspapers. Here’s the April 2015 column: Bagelman has...

D’Innocenzo: Appreciating Long Island’s Immigrants

This is the third part of our new series by esteemed historian, professor, and activist Michael D’Innocenzo. Inspired by our enormously successful summit on...

Two Countries, No Home

When we hear the term “DREAMers” today, we often think of a group of young immigrants brought to the U.S. without documentation by their...

Cities and Counties Ask Court to Let Administrative Relief Move Forward

Seventy cities and counties around the United States joined together to file an amicus brief in support of President Barack Obama’s administrative relief program...