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CREDO Advocacy: Tell AG Laxalt to Drop His Anti-Immigration Lawsuit

Thanks to the courage of thousands of youth activists in the immigration reform movement, last fall President Obama finally took executive actions that protected five million immigrants and their families from the pain of deportation. CREDO members were proud to

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Posted in Advocacy, Attorney General, Economy, GOP, Govt-State, Immigration

And Just Exactly HOW Retroactive Would That Be?

Today, the House voted on immigration. But it wasn’t on an effort to reform our broken system, or on the bipartisan bill the Senate passed more than 500 days ago.  Nope. Instead, House leaders held a vote t​hat would make

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Posted in Amodei, Congressional Activity, Constitution, Homeland Security, House, Immigration

Republican Revisionist Propaganda, oops, I Mean History

According to Republican leadership, “No other president in history has used Executive powers to change immigration policy.” Really? NO other President in history?  Do they own a history book? Can they read?  Senator Barbara Boxer can, and she put out this

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Posted in Constitution, Democracy, GOP, Homeland Security, Immigration, Pathway to Citizenship, Reform, State Department

The Latest Crack in Our Broken Immigration System

Undocumented immigrants who arrive as children may be well into their 40s before they get a green card. — by  Diana Anahi Torres-Valverde In a bustling room at the Third Presbyterian Church in Albuquerque, New Mexico a group of white

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Posted in DREAM Act, Immigration, Pathway to Citizenship, Reform

America the Beautiful for the 21st Century

Coca-Cola deserves praise for its inclusive Super Bowl commercial. —by Raul A. Reyes During this year’s Super Bowl, Coca-Cola debuted a 60-second commercial paying tribute to the diversity of our nation. Coke’s “It’s Beautiful” ad featured expansive scenes of the

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Posted in Civil Rights, Commentary, CultureWar, Human Rights
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