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LULAC, Raza radicals: Senate bill "unworkable", "this is our land!", "border crossed us" - 05/20/07

... meeting hosted by LULAC, the National Council of La Raza and the Service Employees International Union oppose the bill, in part because of provisions to fine each head of household $5,000 and require them to return to their home countries before seeking permanent residency. The latter may or may not be true: under the Flake-Gutierrez version, they only have to go to a "Point of Entry", which...

La Raza, MALDEF have "virtual veto power" over immigration bill - 05/16/07

From the article "Latino Groups Play Key Role on Hill/Virtual Veto Power in Immigration Debate" (link): When Sen. Edward M.

Sen. Lindsey Graham: America just an idea, "we're going to tell the bigots to shut up" - 05/09/07

... the extremist-funding group the National Council of La Raza ("The Race") and saying: An American is an idea... no group owns being an American... nobody owns this... The charitable interpretation of his comment is that he means that no racial group "owns being an American".

100+ Hispanic groups send letter supporting illegal immigration, opposing raids - 05/08/07

The National Council of La Raza ("The Race") has led the charge to send a letter to president Bush (cc'ed to Michael Chertoff and Julie Myers) complaining about the recent workplace raids [1]. The list of "grassroots" organizations involved is in the extended entry, and some are "interesting": CASA of Maryland, Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition, Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials (...

Amy Goodman ignores Mexico links of illegal immigration march organizers - 05/03/07

Amy Goodman of Democracy Now! interviewed two illegal immigration march organizers (link) without mentioning that at least one of them has a highly questionable link to Mexico. Per her: To help recap and look ahead to what's next, we're joined by organizers of the day's two largest protests: * Angelica Salas, Executive Director of the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights in Los Angeles (...

Fabian Nunez: Hillary Clinton's new national campaign co-chair - 04/25/07

Hillary Clinton has just named California Assembly Speaker Fabian Nunez as a national co-chair of her campaign, saying: "I'm going to be relying on him very heavily because he has a record of a achievement." (Latter part of the quote via KFI, which also asked whether he had been offered a spot in the Hillary administration.

Doug McIntyre (KABC) sued by LAUSD "reconquista" charter school - 04/18/07

... Semillas del Pueblo - funded by the National Council of La Raza and which allegedly teaches a "reconquista" curriculum - is suing KABC-AM radio host Doug McIntyre for slander. While I haven't seen it, the description makes the lawsuit seem incredibly weak: "McIntyre implemented a premeditated scheme to bring down the school at all costs because the school e

Hillary Clinton picks National Council of La Raza's Raul Yzaguirre to co-chair - 04/12/07

... Yzaguirre - former president of the National Council of La Raza ("The Race") - as the co-chair of her presidential campaign. He'll head up her "outreach" to Hispanics. In actual fact, he'll help her even more strongly support illegal immigration, as Yzaguirre's history shows. NCLR is a considered-mainstream group that has links to and funds extremists. Last year, Karl Rove spoke at their...

Reverend Stephen P. Bouman: globalist, illegal immigration supporter - 04/02/07

From this: Several synod bishops of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) urged their members of Congress and key congressional staff March 22 to enact comprehensive immigration reform in 2007 that is "humane and for the common good." ...Key components that the bishops believe help to fulfill these principles include: elimination of the family visa backlogs; fair and humane...

Coalition for Comprehensive Immigration Reform ready to push amnesty - 03/13/07

... senior vice president of the National Council of La Raza, in a statement. "Never before have we brought together under one banner such a formidable political coalition to fight for passage of comprehensive immigration reform. We now have the money, the people and the political will to punch this vital issue over the goal line in Congress and make America a better place to live and work."...

Citizenship Promotion Act of 2007 (Barack Obama) - 03/09/07

... endorsing the bill include: National Council of La Raza (funds extremists) National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (directly linked to Mexican government via Ohtli award; NALEO) Mexican American Legal Defense Fund (MALDEF) (indirectly linked to Mexican government) Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (president linked to Mexican government) Immigrant...

Harry Reid wins LULAC National Legislative Award - 02/28/07

This site congratulates corrupt Nevada Senator Harry Reid, who's the proud winner of this year's National Legislative Award from the League of United Latin American Citizens. His comments are basically just hot air, touching on Searchlight (did you know he's from that small Nevada town?), promoting "comprehensive immigration reform", quoting

Bill: end ITIN mortgages (John Doolittle, R-CA) - 02/24/07

From this: ...a bill has been introduced in Congress that would prohibit financial institutions from providing home mortgages to anyone who lacks a Social Security number. The bill, introduced by Rep.

Immigrants at crossroads - 02/24/07

... from these `organizations,' (National Council of La Raza and the League of United Latin American Citizens)" said Jorge Mujica, a journalist and march organizer... ...Armando Elenes, a United Farm Workers organizer in California's Central Valley, said he thinks the late Cesar Chavez, founder of the UFW, would have backed the general strike... Christian Ramirez, a San Diego community organizer,...

Kennedy-McCain illegal alien amnesty nearing completion; business, racial groups - 02/22/07

... National Immigration Law Center, the National Council of La Raza and the Service Employees International Union. The ACLU is indirectly linked to the Mexican government. The NCLR funded one or more MEChA chapters (link,link) and funds a racial separatist charter school in Los Angeles. The SEIU paid one Artemio Arreola to organize immigration marches, and he also serves on an advisory council to...

Monica Lozano on Bank of America board; National Council of La Raza - 02/16/07

This is a Bank of America press release from March 20, 2006 [1]: Monica Lozano, publisher of the nation's largest Spanish-language newspaper, has been nominated to Bank of America's board of directors... ...[BofA] has relationships with 48 percent of Hispanic households in its coast-to-coast territory, more than any other bank in the United States.

Janet Murguia (NCLR) promotes "guest" workers - 02/10/07

... president and cheif executive of the National Council of La Raza ("The Race"), a group that funds extremists - offers "A Change of Heart on Guest Workers". As you might expect, she's wrong. First, those "guests" aren't really guests, as she acknowledges. They "would have the opportunity to earn a path to permanent status -- and ultimately citizenship".

Lobbying for immigration "reform" - 01/29/07

... Reform: $430,000 (members included National Council of La Raza, Service Employees International Union, UNITE Here, National Immigration Forum) Essential Worker Immigration Coalition: $180,000 Chicago Celts for Immigration Reform: less than $10,000

Alliance for Immigration Reform 2007 - 01/17/07

From this we learn of yet another coalition in favor of massive immigration, this one calling itself the "Alliance for Immigration Reform 2007". Its members include: * R. Bruce Josten, executive vice president, U.S.

Mexican citizens helping Kennedy, McCain, Flake, Berman set immigration policy - 01/16/07

... Jacoby, Janet Murguia of the National Council of La Raza, and Frank Sharry of the National Immigration Forum among many others.

Mike Madden/Gannett News, and the Amnesty All Stars - 12/31/06

... president for advocacy at the National Council of La Raza, the nation's largest Latino civil rights group, Munoz hopes the House will take up a bill by spring in order for Congress to finish its work before 2008. The NCLR also has links to and funds extremists, but who's counting. Finally, Madden refers to the flow of illegal aliens over the border as the "arrival of new immigrants", and says...

Boston Globe: Bush, Kennedy, Specter uniting on a massive illegal alien amnesty - 11/27/06

That's what the article "Bush seeks unity on immigration" by Rick Klein says, but it offers little that isn't already known: The White House is reaching out to leading congressional Democrats on the issue of overhauling immigration, hoping to build a bipartisan coalition to support a "guest worker" program and provide a path to legalized status for many undocumented immigrants, lawmakers and...

Michelle Mittelstadt: "Voters weren't on the fence about illegal immigration" - 11/08/06

Michelle Mittelstadt of the Houston Chronicle offers a slice of wishful thinking that the new Democratic Congress will lead to "sweeping immigration changes": ..."I do see a light at the end of the tunnel," Rep.

"Clarification" letter sent to Hispanics (Tan Nguyen, MALDEF, NCLR, NALEO) - 10/25/06

... Office in collaboration with the National Council of La Raza (NCLR), Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF) and the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO). Why is the Secretary of State "in collaboration with" far-left groups, at least two of which have supported illegal immigration in the past? Isn't this in effect an endorsement of those...

Tan Nguyen: the Manchurian candidate? - 10/24/06

BoiFromTroy raises the possibility (at the site run by Chris Nolan) that Tan Nguyen is a Democratic plant designed to increase their GOTV effort: I say that Nguyen's letter was either the stupidest or the most nefarious political act this year because part of me wonders whether he's some sort of "Manchurian Candidate" planted by Democrats to pull thi

More on the NCLR-linked racial separatist charter school (LAUSD) - 10/16/06

Judicial Watch has obtained some documents shedding more light on the "Academia Semillas del Pueblo" (a charter school approved and funded by the Los Angeles Unified School District) and their anti-American agenda. The more damning aspects are in the PDF file, including an interview with KABC's Doug McIntyre.

Carolyn Lochhead/S.F. Chronicle omits details of NYT poll - 09/23/06

Carolyn Lochhead, of the San Francisco Chronicle's Washington Bureau, offers "Political tide turning on illegal immigration".

Charlie Norwood might apologize to National Council of The Race. If... - 09/23/06

... lobbying campaign by the radical National Council of La Raza (NCLR) succeeds in blocking passage of a critical House immigration reform bill this week, according to U.S. Rep.

NYT: Requiem for the "immigrant" rights movement - 09/10/06

Rachel Swarns and Randal Archibold of the New York Times offer "Immigration Movement Struggles to Regain Momentum Built in Spring Marches".

NCLR Michelle Waslin on assimilation and patriotism - 09/10/06

... issue: Today in the letters section, the National Council of La Raza, which declares itself the "largest national Latino civil rights and advocacy organization in the United States," takes issue with our March 30 editorial, "'Room but for one flag'." Responding to our suggestion that Latino community leaders should condemn the radical reconquista movement, La Raza says that is like asking them...

Washington DC illegal immigration march: <5000 show up; Ted Kennedy - 09/08/06

... Pinos, the Mexican White House) * National Council of La Raza * National Immigration Forum * The National Immigration Law Center * New York Immigration Coalition.

Immigration march organizers have foreign links - 09/01/06

... the groups listed in [12], the National Council of La Raza has joined their alliance: nclr.org/content/news/detail/39296/ [14] "Immigrant Supporters To Counter Bush Speech" May 15, 2006 link [15] "Irish join battle over illegal immigration", S.F. Chronicle, 3/15/06 (reprinted at irishlobbyusa.org/press/sfgatemar15.php) [16] "Irish On the March in LA" 3/29/06 (link) [17] The 3/10/06 article "...

Suzanne Gamboa/AP on immigration ads - 08/30/06

... Janet Murguia, president of the National Council of La Raza, ("National Council of The Race") a group that's considered mainstream but is not: "Both parties are crossing the line... The issue of what to do about immigration is fair game for this election, demonizing an entire community is not." Then, she discusses how Houston City Councilwoman Carol Alvarado was outraged by the DSCC's since-...