**** PRESS ADVISORY**** TODAY: Friday, November 6th at 12 pm ET To Join: Dial 1-888-632-3383; Passcode “SNL” PRESS CALL: #RacismIsntFunny Leaders to Speak Out on Why Donald Trump Should Have No Place on SNL  Press Call to Feature Victims of Trump Fan Aggression, New Letter to Call on SNL Cast to Speak Out Against Hate On a press call to be held… Continue »

English (en español al final de la página): Sacramento Bee: Republicans’ prescription for political tolerance tested By David Lightman Rolling Stone: Hispanic Activists Demand SNL ‘Dump Trump’ By Tessa Stuart USA Today: Civil rights petition prods SNL to scrap Trump By Melanie Eversley A.V. Club: Donald Trump threatens to wipe out what political relevance SNL… Continue »

More than Half a Million Petition Signers and John Leguizamo Agree that Racism Just Isn’t Funny Last night, leaders from a host of Latino and immigrant rights groups rallied and delivered over 520,000 petition signatures calling on NBC to rescind Donald Trump’s “Saturday Night Live” hosting invitation, set for this weekend. The #RacismIsntFunny campaign and petition drive… Continue »

Lynn Tramonte: “El senador ha caído a lo más bajo; los votantes pro inmigrantes seguramente no se olvidarán de esto” Varios de los principales observadores informaron sobre el significado de la declaración de ayer del precandidato presidencial republicano Marco Rubio, en el sentido de que pondría fin al programa de Acción Diferida para Quienes Llegaron en… Continue »

As the campaign to rescind Donald Trump’s SNL hosting invitation delivered over 500,000 petition signatures to NBC Studios last night, a host of Latino cultural leaders have published an open letter calling out Trump’s racist campaign, noting that Trump’s xenophobia has already led to several attacks against Latinos and immigrants: The statement, which was published Tuesday… Continue »

Last night, leaders from a host of Latino and immigrant rights groups rallied and delivered over 520,000 petition signatures calling on NBC to rescind Donald Trump’s “Saturday Night Live” hosting invitation, set for this weekend. The #RacismIsntFunny campaign and petition drive was a collaborative effort between multiple organizations including America’s Voice, Change.org, CREDO Action, Latino… Continue »

Lynn Tramonte: “Senator Rubio has Sunk to a New Low; Pro-Immigration Voters Will Certainly Remember” A number of leading observers reported on the significance of Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio’s statement yesterday that he would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program as President, regardless of whether Congress has passed immigration legislation.  As Suzanne Gamboa reported for NBC… Continue »

English (en español al final de la página): Associated Press: Rubio, Ryan back off comprehensive immigration overhaul By Erica Werner Associated Press: Protest against Trump hosting ‘Saturday Night Live’ grows By Frazier Moore CBS: Petition Urging ‘SNL’ To Drop Donald Trump As Host Garners Over 520,000 Signatures; Protesters Rally Outside NBC Studios New York Times:… Continue »

Lynn Tramonte: “Si no va a defender a los DREAMers y a otros inmigrantes, ¿cómo podemos esperar que  enfrente a los congresistas de línea dura y finalmente se apruebe la reforma migratoria? Durante un evento este día en New Hampshire, el precandidato presidencial republicano Marco Rubio declaró pondría fin al programa de Acción Diferida para Quienes Llegaron… Continue »

Lynn Tramonte: “If He Won’t Stand up For Dreamers and Other Immigrants, How Can We Expect Him to Stand Up to Hardliners in Congress and Finally Pass Immigration Reform?”  At an event today in New Hampshire, Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio stated that he would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program if he becomes… Continue »