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Immigration Advocates Face Serious Challenges in Passing Reform in 2014

January 21, 2014

Despite nationwide mobilization, immigrant advocates acknowledge they have failed to reform a broken immigration system

Drug Wars

December 11, 2013
The small Latin American country of Uruguay has become the only country that allows growing and selling marijuana

Major Corporations Employ Former U.S. Intelligence Agents As Spies

November 26, 2013

‘Spooky Business’: New report details spying and infiltration carried out by corporations against nonprofits and activists

Frustrated with Congressional Inaction, Immigrant Communities Resist Deportations

October 29, 2013

David Bacon: Grassroots communities take matters into their own hands in the absence of Congressional action on immigration reform.  

Immigration “Bed Mandate” Requires 34,000 People Detained Each Day

October 25, 2013

Activist points to increasing privatization of detention centers as being behind mandatory detention rules in immigration reform bill

US Drone Wars

October 14, 2013
Medea Benjamin: U.S. government claims drone victims are mostly militants, but about half identified victims thus far are civilians and children

Wall Street’s Latest Scheme Will Cost You More at the Gas Pump

September 24, 2013

The EPA allows banks to speculate on ethanol credits which drives up prices 20-fold

100 Women Arrested in Pro-Immigration Reform Protest

September 12, 2013

In an attempt to call Congress to act on immigration, the largest number of undocumented immigrant women submitted to arrest

Advocates Oppose Senate Immigration Bill Over Escalation of Border Militarization

June 27, 2013

As Senate passes its version of comprehensive immigration reform, immigrant rights advocates withdraws support over provisions that increase border militarization and demand president Obama halt all deportations