National Debate


Center for Immigration Studies: “[Attacks on immigrants]…have no place in civil society”

In a recent report released by anti-immigrant group Center for Immigration Studies (CIS), senior research fellow Jerry Kammer wrote: It is certainly true that the volatile national debate on immigration has been debased, particularly on talk radio and the Internet … Continued


Student Delegation Tours Arizona Amid SB 1070 Enforcement

Today, a national student delegation launched a five day tour of Arizona in the midst of the recent enactment of controversial law SB 1070. The Center for New Community, a national civil rights organization based in Chicago, is sponsoring the … Continued

Anti-Immigrant Attacks Slip Under the Radar

From urban cities to rural communities to suburban sprawl, Americans now find themselves at the crossroads of a contentious, often appalling, national debate centered on forced economic migration.   Underneath this raging battle that divides communities, neighbors, friends and families a … Continued


Are African Americans Missing the Point on Immigration?

The greatest trick that the anti-immigrant movement ever played on African Americans is convincing us that the anti-immigrant movement is no threat to us whatsoever. I beg to differ, though. In fact, I’ll make the following modest proposal to Black … Continued