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  • Because Someone Needs to Break the Silence on the New Face of Employment Discrimination

    Nov 9, 11 by jasmynecannick 9 Comments

    By Jasmyne A. Cannick When the first African slaves stepped off the ship they were given two things—Christianity in the form of The Holy Bible and a new language… English.  Two hundred years later, the descendants of those slaves are now being punished for Mistah’s English Only law. Unemployed African-Americans have more than just “ethnic” […]

  • Illegal Immigrants to Receive College Aid in California

    Oct 8, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *California Governor Jerry Brown on Saturday signed a bill giving illegal immigrant college students access to state-funded financial aid, the second half of two-part legislation known as the “Dream Act.” The controversial measure, which passed the Democrat-controlled legislature on a party-line vote in September, represents a victory for immigrant-rights activists ahead of the 2012 presidential […]

  • Latinos Tired of Waiting on Obama and Democrats

    Dec 2, 10 by EurPublisher 5 Comments

    *(Via The Daily Beast) The Senate is set to vote on a controversial immigration bill. If it fails, Rep. Luis Gutiérrez tells Bryan Curtis he’s prepared to ditch Obama and the Democrats-and take the movement to the streets. It’s zero hour for the DREAM Act, a bit of immigration legislation that has taken on a […]