Upon observing the second anniversary of the massacre in El Paso, Texas, a hate crime considered the worst attack on the Latino community in modern history, anti-immigrant rhetoric from Republican Party officials continues unabashedly. The most recent example is the attack perpetrated by the Governor of Texas, Greg Abbott,... Continue »
“Violent rhetoric too often leads to lawlessness and violence”   Two years ago today, a white supremacist who claimed he was combatting an “invasion” of “Mexicans” drove across Texas to kill 23 innocent people at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. His “manifesto” was a chilling regurgitation of anti-immigrant... Continue »
Washington, DC — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) blames his state’s dismal reaction to COVID-19 – and the latest surge of infections, hospitalizations and deaths – on migrants seeking asylum at his state’s border with Mexico. Via executive order, he is attempting to restrict the transportation of migrants and... Continue »
  Al cumplirse el segundo aniversario de la matanza en El Paso, Texas, un crimen de odio considerado el peor ataque contra la comunidad latina en la historia moderna, la retórica antiinmigrante de parte de figuras del Partido Republicano no da tregua. El ejemplo más reciente es el ataque... Continue »
America’s Voice   The seeds of hate are growing once again among anti-immigrants Reflections on El Paso Massacre and Deadly Consequences of Dehumanizing Rhetoric The Real COVID Threat To Texans Is Gov. Abbott and His Policies, Not Immigrants La semilla del odio vuelve a germinar entre los antiinmigrantes English... Continue »
Leading Democrats continue to build support for delivering citizenship for millions this year via a Democrats-only 51-vote vehicle, such as reconciliation, while outside editorial and local voices offer a reminder of why citizenship is so essential. What looked like a long shot just a few weeks ago, citizenship for... Continue »
America’s Voice   Leading Democrats and Key Observers: Momentum Building to Deliver Citizenship for Millions English Roll Call Ur Jaddou confirmed as immigration agency director By Suzanne Monyak July 30, 2021 The Wall Street Journal First Woman to Lead Citizenship and Immigration Services Confirmed by Senate By Michelle Hackman... Continue »