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Minutemen issue border wall ultimatum

By Hatewatch Staff on April 25, 2006 - 3:24 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

Minuteman border watch leader Chris Simcox has a message for President Bush: Build new security fencing along the border with Mexico or private citizens will.

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Georgia Governor signs ‘strict’ anti-immigration bill

By Hatewatch Staff on April 25, 2006 - 3:23 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

Georgia’s governor signed a sweeping immigration bill Monday that supporters and critics say gives the state some of the toughest measures against illegal immigrants in the nation. …

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Anti-immigration groups target Mexican Consulate

By Hatewatch Staff on April 25, 2006 - 3:21 pm, Posted in Uncategorized


Spurred by the massive demonstrations that drew tens of thousands of immigrants into the streets of Phoenix last week, an outspoken political activist from Mesa will lead an anti-immigration rally today outside the Mexican Consulate.

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Lawmaker receives death threats

By Hatewatch Staff on April 25, 2006 - 3:20 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

A day after a black lawmaker received an e-mail with references to lynching and a firing squad, Colorado House Speaker Andrew Romanoff on Friday asked legislators to tone down their rhetoric on illegal immigration, warning it could further inflame public opinion…

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Border Guardians leader secretly contacts neo-Nazis

By Hatewatch Staff on April 25, 2006 - 3:18 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

A prominent anti-immigration leader has secretly urged the nation’s largest neo-Nazi group to launch a campaign of violence and harassment against undocumented workers in the United States.

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Neo-Nazi radio host renews calls to kill Hispanics

By Hatewatch Staff on April 18, 2006 - 3:29 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

Saying he has to “stand up to hate,” Jersey City Veterans Affairs Director Jaime Vazquez held a one-man protest outside the home of white supremacist radio host Hal Turner in North Bergen this afternoon, in response to comments Turner made that appeared in Tuesday’s Jersey Journal.

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Lawmakers vote to criminalize immigrants

By Hatewatch Staff on April 18, 2006 - 3:28 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

State lawmakers voted Wednesday to allow the arrest and prosecution of undocumented immigrants under Arizona’s trespassing law, saying the move would deter immigrants from entering the country illegally.

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Minutemen watch Canadian border

By Hatewatch Staff on April 18, 2006 - 3:27 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

Members of a volunteer citizens border watch group known as the Minutemen made a trial run in New York State last week but not in Western New York.

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Candidate promises forced labor for immigrants

By Hatewatch Staff on April 18, 2006 - 3:25 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

GOP gubernatorial candidate Don Goldwater, nephew of the late, legendary Sen. Barry Goldwater, swung for the fences…

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Minutemen heighten day labor surveillance

By Hatewatch Staff on April 11, 2006 - 3:35 pm, Posted in Uncategorized

Minuteman Bill Campenni stood on a sidewalk taking pictures of pickup trucks because he was not allowed inside the city-sponsored site for day laborers.

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