DREAMers

A Southern Pastor: Arkansas Clergy Members Speak Out In Support Of Dreamers

A Southern Pastor: Arkansas Clergy Members Speak Out In Support Of Dreamers

A group of Clergy members in Arkansas held a press conference in Little Rock on December 18 to announce a statement of unity aimed at supporting the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). The following are the remarks I made at the event. My name is Melanie Tubbs. I am a Licensed Local Pastor in the […]

JUST IN: Trump Just Said Hispanics Are Going To Start ‘Falling In Love’ With ‘Their President’

JUST IN: Trump Just Said Hispanics Are Going To Start ‘Falling In Love’ With ‘Their President’

Today in Trumplandia (the crazy world that exists inside Pres. Donald Trump’s brain), the news is that “DACA activists and Hispanics” are going to totally be falling in love with Republicans and “their president.” Democrats are doing nothing for DACA – just interested in politics. DACA activists and Hispanics will go hard against Dems, will […]

Unhinged Ann Coulter Calls For ‘Death Squads’ To Clear Out Immigrants (AUDIO/VIDEO)

Unhinged Ann Coulter Calls For ‘Death Squads’ To Clear Out Immigrants (AUDIO/VIDEO)

When word got out that Donald Trump was willing to make a deal on protecting Dreamers, right-wing heads exploded across the country. A lot of “Make America Great Again” hats got caught in the shrapnel; social media lit up with angry Trump diehards burning their MAGA hats in protest. The folks at People for the American […]

Immigration Lawyer: Trump Ditching DACA Is Based On ‘Tainted And Biased’ Legal Advice

Immigration Lawyer: Trump Ditching DACA Is Based On ‘Tainted And Biased’ Legal Advice

(LOS ANGELES) – The U.S. Department of Justice announced Friday that the Trump Administration will rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) initiative, caving in to a threat by 10 states, led by Texas, that they would sue the federal government if DACA was allowed to continue. The Justice Department’s announcement does permit renewals of DACA that […]

Obama Blasts Trump DACA Decision As ‘Self-Defeating’ And Morally Wrong

Obama Blasts Trump DACA Decision As ‘Self-Defeating’ And Morally Wrong

Former President Barack Obama released a statement today blasting Donald Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, also known as DACA. Obama signed the executive order creating the program in June 2012 and sees ending it as a move that’s “contrary to our spirit, and to common sense.” The Trump administration has tried to […]

WATCH MSNBC’s Hallie Jackson Destroy Kris Kobach For Lying About Dreamers

WATCH MSNBC’s Hallie Jackson Destroy Kris Kobach For Lying About Dreamers

Not long before the Trump administration announced their decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program instituted by President Obama which protects some 800,000 undocumented young people who were brought to the United States by their parents, MSNBC’s Hallie Jackson spoke with lifelong racist and anti-immigration spokesperson Kris Kobach. Kobach began by saying […]

Trump’s Decision On DACA–Are We Expecting To Be Surprised?

Trump’s Decision On DACA–Are We Expecting To Be Surprised?

Leave it President Donald Trump to put something out there just to make people nervous. We’re used to it by now, having dealt with seven months of reality-television-style “stay tuned” Twitter posts, like the one that left the Pentagon on edge last month when Trump announced a reinstatement of a ban on transgender military service members. Since taking office, […]

‘Bad Hombres’ Takes On A New Meaning As Trump Seeks To Deport Dreamers (VIDEO)

‘Bad Hombres’ Takes On A New Meaning As Trump Seeks To Deport Dreamers (VIDEO)

We knew it was going to happen. It was only a matter of time. On the campaign trail and shortly after taking office, President Donald Trump insisted he was only going to deport the “bad hombres.” Many believed him. Unfortunately, it appears those on the other side who did not believe him were correct. Immigration lawyers from […]

Arizona Dreamer Posts Video Of Herself With Tax Return: ‘Show Me Yours Donald J. Trump’

Arizona Dreamer Posts Video Of Herself With Tax Return: ‘Show Me Yours Donald J. Trump’

A video posted on Facebook by an undocumented immigrant from Argentina has quickly gone viral. In the video, Belen Sisa, who was brought to the United States at age 6 and is now a student at Arizona State University shows off her tax return and offers a challenge to so-called president Donald Trump: “How about you […]

Heartless Santorum Tells Dreamer To Leave His Country, Gets TORCHED On Social Media (VIDEO)

Heartless Santorum Tells Dreamer To Leave His Country, Gets TORCHED On Social Media (VIDEO)

Why is it that conservatives, who love to say how much they cherish Christian values and compassion, always seem to be some of the biggest douchenozzles when it comes to caring about all people? Do they take classes in assholery, or are they born this way? Last night during a CNN town hall entitled The […]

Obama On Trump: ‘Don’t Boo’ Trump, Do This Instead (TWEET, VIDEO)

Obama On Trump: ‘Don’t Boo’ Trump, Do This Instead (TWEET, VIDEO)

When a campaign crowd began to boo Donald Trump (R-NY) about his immigration policies, President Obama stopped it and offered up a much better alternative. Obama campaigned with presumptive Democratic nominee, former Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton (D-N.Y.) today. An obviously energized Obama talked about the importance of immigration reform and his confidence that Clinton’s […]

Amid Protests, Library Of Congress Removes ‘Illegal Alien’

Amid Protests, Library Of Congress Removes ‘Illegal Alien’

Two years ago, Daniela Pelaez, an undocumented immigrant and student at Dartmouth College, joined a student organization on campus that directly deals with issues of immigration. In 2014, Pelaez and her organization petitioned the Dartmouth library to remove “illegal alien” from their subject headings. The library agreed, but the problem is that the library followed the Library […]

DREAMers Approach Paul Ryan At Book Signing, He Has Security Escort Them Out

DREAMers Approach Paul Ryan At Book Signing, He Has Security Escort Them Out

Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin) was doing a book signing in Florida last Friday for his book The Way Forward?when he was approached (peacefully) by DREAMers — undocumented immigrants who came to the U.S. as children, with their parents. The young adults posed with Ryan for photos, which Ryan seemed delighted to offer. But their questions […]