Immigration

Laura Ingraham: 'Wall Off Detroit' To Fence In The Immigrants
Conservative radio host and frequent Fox News contributor Laura Ingraham this week said that the government would need to "wall of Detroit" if more immigrants were allowed to move there. Read more...
Appeal Denied For Shawna Forde, Nativist Leader And Murderer
The Arizona Supreme Court yesterday rejected every aspect of convicted Minuteman murderer Shawna Forde’s appeal, notably including her attempts to escape the death penalty. Read more...
Occupy Wall Street Updates For The Week Of October 10th
The lastest Occupy Wall Street news, actions and events. Read more...
Minutemen May Be Gone, But Border Militiamen Are Still On The Prowl
Even though it has been more than three years since the national Minutemen organization based in Arizona, and run by movement cofounder Chris Simcox, shuttered its operations, there are still would-be vigilante militiamen out patrolling the Arizona desert on the lookout for illegal border crossers. And because they are smaller cells and increasingly radical, they are proving to be a real problem. Read more...
Join us for a conversation about the sham of "border security" raised as an issue by conservatives in the ongoing debate over immigration reform. Read more...

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Why The Right-Wing 'Border Security' Fetish Is A Sham Concocted By Criminal Nativists
The right-wing talk about "border security" has always been just a verbal rubric pasted over the real source of these nativists’ anxieties. It was a coded phrase for the underlying intention: “Keep out the brown people.” Read more...
Border communities are crying for immigration reform, and a strong majority of voters want it. Yet the cold reality is that the Tea Party faction controls Congress, and as long as that's the case, there will be no immigration reform bill to emerge from the black hole of negativity it has become. Read more...
Tea Party Goes Wild As Child's Hopes Crushed
Never let it be said that tea party adherents give a damn about anyone but themselves. Read more...
Australian Candidate Thinks Islam Is A Country
Which is worse: claiming you can see Russia from your house in Alaska or mistaking Islam for a country? Read more...
Steve King: Republicans Secretly Back His Remarks About Immigrants
Wingnut Iowa Rep. Steve King, or as Stephen Colbert calls him, the GOP's secret weapon to appeal to immigrants, just can't seem to shut his mouth with the hyperbolic insults on the topic of immigration, despite the GOP leadership finally having a belly full of him. Read more...