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“I’m legal. Are you?” reads the bumper sticker on Clarissa Winchester’s blue Ford Taurus. [...]
The thin, thin line between Lou Dobbs’ punitive conservative views on immigration and unabashed bigotry was crossed, erased and spat upon yesterday.
Chris Simcox, co-founder of the Minuteman border watch movement, is feeling vindicated.
Defense attorneys on Tuesday urged Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas to stop prosecuting illegal immigrants as co-conspirators in smuggling until the case for 44 illegal immigrants is resolved.
A plan by the Minuteman Project to build an Israeli-style border fence on the property of a local rancher over Memorial Day weekend is raising concern with county officials — as well as with the rancher himself.
The electoral defeat of three Herndon politicians who supported a day-laborer center was perceived nationally as a warning to other elected officials. But in Gaithersburg, about 30 miles away, City Council members said they won’t be deterred from opening their own facility.
A controversial campaign calling for Americans to ”Stop the Invasion” has brought the anti-immigration debate to South Florida with a giant billboard on Interstate 95 at Northwest 79th Street in Miami.
A civilian border watch group considers President Bush’s crackdown plan on illegal immigration insufficient and is sticking to plans to start putting up a short border security fence on private land along the Mexican border.
In its first official action, the Encinitas Citizens Brigade protested the hiring of illegal immigrants at a popular day-labor site on Encinitas Boulevard yesterday.
The raging national debate over immigration is stoking the fires of racist extremism across the country. Neo-Nazis and other white supremacists are ratcheting up the intensity of their bloodthirsty “race war” rhetoric, and violent hate crimes against Hispanics, regardless of their immigration status, appear to be on the rise.