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AAPI Groups Slam O’Reilly Segment For “Blatant, Racist and Offensive Stereotypes”

National AAPI organizations have condemned a recent Fox News “O’Reilly Factor” segment featuring interviews with Asian-Americans in New York’s Chinatown as racist and offensive. The segment, hosted by “O’Reilly” correspondent Jesse Watters, mocked interviewees — including non-English speakers — in between “interspersed movie clips portraying Asian stereotypes,” according to Buzzfeed. In other parts of the … Continue reading »

ICYMI: Greg Sargent: “Mike Pence Speaks Softly, While Doubling Down On Trump’s Mass Deportations”

In a new must-read piece in the Washington Post, Greg Sargent unpacks what Governor Mike Pence said on immigration policy during Tuesday’s vice presidential debate. Sargent makes clear that despite Gov. Pence’s attempts to blur the nature and intentions of Trump’s radicalism, Trump would deport or force out all but a few of the 11 million undocumented immigrants in … Continue reading »

Frank Sharry: el gobernador Pence intenta encubrir la posición radical de Trump en el tema migratorio

El siguiente es un comunicado de Frank Sharry, Director Ejecutivo de America’s Voice, en respuesta a la discusión que del tema migratorio se llevó a cabo durante el debate vicepresidencial de anoche: “En inmigración, el gobernador Mike Pence intentó esta noche encubrir el alcance y las intenciones de la posición radical de Donald Trump en … Continue reading »

One Of The Judges Who Just Blocked Pence’s Attempt To Ban Syrian Refugees Is On Trump’s SCOTUS Shortlist

On the eve of his Vice-Presidential debate, an all-conservative federal appeals court panel ruled against Gov. Mike Pence and his attempt to ban Syrians’ resettlement in his state. The court noted that Pence has no authority to withhold funding from refugee resettlement organizations based on fear and “nightmare speculation.” From NPR: The court upheld a lower … Continue reading »

ICYMI: New York Times: “Florida’s Changing Latino Population Veers From G.O.P.”

GOP’s Embrace of Nativism and Extremism Repels Florida’s Changing Demographic Mix In a new piece for the New York Times, Julia Preston and Lizette Alvarez highlight what many Floridians, especially Latino voters, know to be true: a new generation of diverse voters is redefining the state’s political landscape. Chief among the electorate’s priorities is immigration — particularly … Continue reading »

“The Episode Broke Through”: 74% Say They Heard Of Donald Trump’s Attacks On Alicia Machado

74% of likely voters have heard of Donald Trump’s ongoing sexist and racist attacks on Alicia Machado, according to a new POLITICO/Morning Consult poll released today. Trump’s insults — including body-shaming the former Miss Universe as “Miss Piggy” and insulting her as “Miss Housekeeping” because of her heritage —  have been a part of what NBC News … Continue reading »

October 6th Panel Will Review the Multiple “Costs” of Mass Deportation – From Fiscal and Legal to Familial and Social

Plan Would Carry Huge Costs for Ohio Taxpayers and Families A panel of experts will convene at Trinity Commons this Thursday, October 6th at 10 AM to discuss the economic, legal, and human costs of a potential mass deportation. The panel is open to the public and press. WHAT:  Panel of experts to discuss economic, legal, and human … Continue reading »

La manera en que Donald Trump está vituperando a Alicia Machado dice mucho sobre sus imparables ataques en contra de mujeres, latinos e inmigrantes

Washington, DC – Presentamos un nuevo artículo de Lynn  Tramonte publicado en Medium, titulado “Alicia Machado encaró a un bravucón”, seguido de un comunicado de Frank Sharry, Director Ejecutivo de America’s Voice, en relación con los esfuerzos de Trump por calumniar a Alicia Machado. Lynn Tramonte, subdirectora de America’s Voice, hace un recuento del valor de Alicia Machado en … Continue reading »

The Way Trump is Going after Alicia Machado Speaks Volumes About His Relentless Attacks on Women, Latinos and Immigrants

Below is a new Medium piece by Lynn Tramonte entitled “Alicia Machado Stood Up to a Bully,” followed by a statement by Frank Sharry, Executive Director of America’s Voice, regarding Donald Trump’s efforts to smear Alicia Machado. Lynn Tramonte, Deputy Director of America’s Voice, recounts the bravery of Alicia Machado in her battle against Trump’s racist, bigoted attacks. The … Continue reading »

Editor Of White Supremacist Site: “Virtually Every Alt-Right Nazi I Know Is Volunteering For The Trump Campaign”

Donald Trump “has reenergized white supremacist groups and drawn them into mainstream American politics like nothing seen in decades,” writes the Los Angeles Times in a new profile today. “White nationalist leaders who once shunned presidential races have endorsed Trump, marking the first time some have openly supported a candidate from one of the two … Continue reading »