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Activists harass day laborers

By Hatewatch Staff on December 6, 2005 - 7:08 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

Minutemen activists have expanded their campaign against illegal immigration from the barren desert near Mexico to the streets of Phoenix.

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Anti-immigration ads air hit city

By Hatewatch Staff on December 6, 2005 - 7:07 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

Pittsburgh lags most major cities in attracting immigrants, but that did not stop a Washington, D.C.-based group from airing ads here this week criticizing President Bush’s suggested immigration reforms, or from using the images of blue-collar Americans to voice concerns about foreign workers “who’ll work for next to nothing.”…

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Immigration activist hopes to turn fear into votes

By Hatewatch Staff on December 6, 2005 - 7:05 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

When Alison Sweeney spotted Jim Gilchrist campaigning at the Corona del Mar Christmas fair yesterday, she and her husband rushed over to get their picture taken with the man who would seal the U.S.-Mexico border to keep illegal immigrants out…

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GOP Cautioned on Immigration

By Hatewatch Staff on December 6, 2005 - 7:04 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

Republican National Committee Chairman Ken Mehlman urged his party in California yesterday to oppose rising anti-immigrant sentiments in the debate over border security and illegal immigration, suggesting that the GOP risks being on the wrong side of history and electoral politics alike if it embraces an exclusionary message…

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Nativism in Danbury nothing new

By Hatewatch Staff on December 6, 2005 - 6:59 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

Years ago while studying immigration as an undergraduate student at Western Connecticut State University, Joseph Sikora came across a 1940s era magazine written by an aging Danbury “Yankee.”
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