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Immigration case before SCOTUS: Explosive and fundamental

 04/16/2016 - 13:33
AL DÍA file photo.

No matter which way the Supreme Court decides, immigration has become one of those explosive issues, like civil rights, that has overflowed the bounds of normal politics, and has come to represent a fundamental battle over the nature and future of American society.

Monday, April 18, 2016 - 6:00am
Plain Text Author: 
Sabrina Vourvoulias

Texas seeks investigation of Obama’s immigration actions after federal court block

 03/09/2015 - 12:17
President Obama during the 50th anniversary celebration of the Bloody Sunday crossing of the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, March 2015. Photo: EFE

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed a motion for discovery on Thursday to investigate the Obama administration in relation to thousands of work permits that he claims have already been issued to undocumented immigrants despite the fact that the president’s actions were blocked in a federal court.

Monday, March 9, 2015 - 12:12pm
Plain Text Author: 
Arturo Varela

Persecution Under the Radar

 12/05/2010 - 15:36
Persecution Under the Radar

Picture the Islamic Republic of Iran. What comes to mind? For the
average American it may be nuclear proliferation, the bombastic President
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, maybe Persian rugs, but not much else. Certainly seven
regular, middle-class people who have been imprisoned for quietly practicing
the Baha'i religion haven't made it onto our radars.

Plain Text Author: 
Esther Cepeda