United States

Immigration

Wing-Nuts: Children of Undocumented Immigrants Can’t Be Prosecuted for Crimes

Gratefully ripped from the pages of Joshua Holland’s Blog: It’s fun to take what passes for an “argument” on the far right to its logical conclusion. The exercise tends to show just how fallacious their claims really are. Consider efforts … Continued

Food Justice

End Poverty by Rebuilding Local Food Economies

Cross-posted from the Food Chain Workers Alliance blog. Call to Action for Oct. 10-17! Celebrate the Launch of the US Food Sovereignty Alliance! Take Action! Emerging out of the US Working Group on the Food Crisis (www.usfoodcrisisgroup.org), the US Food … Continued

Immigration

Op-Ed Highlight: Anti-Immigrant Groups Joining the Green Movement?

Eric Ward’s Earth Day op-ed for The Progressive delves into the little-known activity of anti-immigrant groups as they attempt to inject themselves into environmental agendas. Bigots trying to pass them themselves off as concerned environmentalist? Scary and shameful. On Earth … Continued

podcast

Audio: November 2008 Blogcast!

Come along with me this month as we take part in a rally for same-sex marriage rights. You might ask, what does same-sex marriage have to do with identity? I’d answer, a whole heck of a lot! First of all, … Continued

podcast

Audio: September 2008 Blogcast

Around the globe people have always immigrated from one country to another. The U.S. is a unique place in that our nation was founded on exactly that movement of people. Since day one a multitude of cultures and ethnicities have … Continued