On June 13th, 100 immigrants will travel by train all across America to tell the stories of their American dream. You can follow them and their journeys. More important, you can tell the world your own immigrant story, or your parents', or grandparents', right here, in text, or by video.
Here's Cathy Gurney's story:
Matt Stoller weighs in on the progressive need to outline issues and strategies on immigration.
The left needs to show up on this one, and the immigrant groups haven't been in the fight with moral arguments that we can understand and get behind. It's all about some weird compromise that I don't understand which looks like a sop to big business."
Rick Jacobs has more... According to the latest Times/Bloomberg Poll, most respondents favor a path to citizenship which is in stark contrast to the wingnutosphere.
CNN did an segment on the "Dreams Across America" project...
The famed award-winning investigative reporting team of Donald Barlett and James Steele have just published a new book, "The Betrayal of the American Dream," a followup to their landmark bestseller, "America: What Went Wrong?" As Republicans and Democrats continue disputing who should bear the brunt of the tax burden, Barlett and Steele argue that America’s middle class has been decimated over the years due to policies governing not only taxes but also bank regulations, trade deficits and pension funds. Read more...