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Why "Contract for the American Dream" is a sham (Van Jones, MoveOn, Rebuild the Dream) - 08/10/11

... Economic Policy Institute, DailyKos, People for the American Way, Center for Economic and Policy Research CEPR, and the Institute for Policy Studies. There are several more listed on their site. [2] Someone who's an actual "immigrant" (i.e., of the legal variety) already has a "clear path to citizenship". The ones who don't have that "clear path" are illegal aliens. Thus, they're trying to...

Census worker found hanged in Kentucky; see who's politicizing it - 09/24/09

... dangerous." * Josh Glasstetter of People for the American Way's blog writes (rightwingwatch.org/content/right-wing-census-paranoia-video): "There are many unanswered questions about the tragic hanging death of Bill Sparkman, a US Census Bureau employee, in rural Kentucky. But one thing is clear. Right-Wing leaders like Congresswoman Michele Bachmann and media outlets like Fox News have whipped...

NILC, ACLU, AILA, NCLR, Schey, hundreds more demand Obama ends 287g program - 08/27/09

... Action ("direct action" group) * People for the American Way * Progressive States Network * Respect Respeto * Ruckus Society * Service Employees International Union * Southern Christian Leadership Conference * William Velasquez Institute.

People for the American Way, TPM begin personal destruction campaign against Frank Ricci (what you can do) - 07/11/09

McClatchy reports that People for the American Way and perhaps other groups are "quietly" beginning a "politics of personal destruction"/"Joe the Plumber"-style campaign against Frank Ricci, the firefighter who'll be testifying at the Sonia Sotomayor confirmation (link). In 1995 he sued New Haven over him being rejected from their fire department due to his dyslexia; in the settlement he received...

Obama reiterates Fairness Doctrine opposition; concentrate on his plans that would have the same effect - 02/18/09

... tangible example, see [1] from People for the American Way's incredibly lightweight "Right Wing Watch" blog: What is it about the Fairness Doctrine that is causing the Religious Right to lose their minds? As Marin Cogan pointed out last year, the more she searched for actual evidence that anyone intended to bring it back, the more she had to conclude that it wasn’t going to happen... The Media...

Justin Rood/ABC: no worries about voting fraud! (Dem-linked experts say; ACORN) - 10/17/08

... illegal immigration-supporting People for the American Way, and FactCheck. No others sources are allowed to weigh in.

Brave New Films immigration documentary will lie to you - 01/23/08

Robert Greenwald's Brave New Films is apparently going to make one or more documentaries about immigration, attempting to strike at those who support enforcement of our laws.

March 10 Committee - 10/30/07

... Organizacion 10 de Abril PAN People for the American Way Pequenos Empresarios Mexicanos de Wisconsin LLC. Poor Peoples Economic Human Rights Campaign PRD PRI Radio Arte 90.5 Rainbow Push Ruben Group SEIU Local 1 SEIU Local 1199 SEIU Local 4 SEIU Local 73 SEIU Local 880 Sigma Lambda Gamma Smartmeme Socialist Alternitive Somos la Comunidad Joliet South East Coalition for Chicago...

Senate immigration amnesty bill: the supporters - 05/21/07

... Democracia Ahora (a project of People For the American Way) offers "Senate's Immigration Proposal Needs Work, but Is Salvagable". UPDATE 5: Dick Morris: "Republicans should back immigration compromise" UPDATE 6: Sen. Trent Lott says: "Is the current situation in America with legal and illegal immigration intolerable and unacceptable? Yes. Everybody would agree. Is this bill better than the...

STRIVEing for amnesty: the Flake/Guitierrez "Security Through Regularized Immigration and a Vibrant Economy" Act - 03/22/07

... Ralph G. Neas - president of the People For the American Way issues his support for the bill, launching a flock of canards: "In several states where anti-immigrant measures have caused worker shortages, growers are being forced to leave their products to rot. In small towns across the country, immigrants are being accosted by ordinances that purport to root out lawlessness but in reality...

Ramos/Compean: who's on the Bush administration's side? - 02/08/07

... it seems quite clear to me * People for the American Way's Kyle Mantyla, January 31, 2007, "The Law and Order Border Crowd Backs Criminal Agents", link * Jeralyn Merritt, TChris, and hangers-on at TalkLeft (sample link) * the Associated Press and their "reporters" Alicia Caldwell and Suzanne Gamboa who offer "Report: Agents in border shooting lied". While not explicit opponents, the headline (...

LULAC beginning amnesty/immigration "reform" push - 01/09/07

The League of United Latin American Citizens, the Southwest Voter Registration Education Project, the Hispanic Federation, and America Votes are starting an astroturf campaign to push the Dems into support immigration "reform", aka amnesty. America Votes (take

NAU apologists - 11/24/06

... good. 3/22/07 UPDATE: * Ezra of People for the American Way's Right Wing Watch says, among other things (rightwingwatch.org/2007/03/phyllis_schlafl_2.html): ...the Eagle Forum published a list of questions for its supporters to ask candidates on the trail, ranging from Schlafly's theory of "supremacist judges" to the John Birch-esque "North American Union." She says her plan is working,...

MALDEF, ACLU, PFAW sue Escondido over illegal immigration ordinance - 11/03/06

Escondido, California (near San Diego) is one of the cities that have passed "Hazleton-style" ordinances, and that's resulted in a predictable legal challenge from various far-left, illegal immigration-supporting non-profit organizations.

ACLU, PFAW, businesses sue Riverside NJ over immigration law - 10/19/06

... Legal Defense and Education Fund, People For the American Way Foundation, Spear Wilderman, P.C, American Civil Liberties Union Foundation Immigrants' Rights Project, American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey and Ragonese Albano...

Darrell Issa, PFAW, Huerta, Catholic leaders, immigration town hall meetings - 08/03/06

... policy and field director for People for the American Way: "(Illegal immigrants) are here in our economy, they are working, they are buying things – you can't just pretend that they don't exist or pretend that we are going to kick them out, because we're not... We are not going to build a fence high enough to keep them out. So why not bring them in the system and have them pay more taxes, and...

Miami Herald "endorses indentured servitude" - 03/23/04

... interests at heart. (Here's a hint: People for the American Way, AILA, MALDEF and all the rest do not. These are the ultimate in special interest groups). There's also a list of good and bad immigration bills here. And, see "Florida Farmworkers Sue Dairy Owned by Family of Sen. Graham Over Wages." The original list of the 400 supporters is here, and to see the categorized list, click the 'MORE...