DREAM Now Letters to Barack Obama: Stop Ivan Nikolov’s Deportation

Put forth by XicanoPwr


The “DREAM Now Series: Letters to Barack Obama” is a social media campaign that launched Monday, July 19, to underscore the urgent need to pass the DREAM Act. The Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors (DREAM) Act, S. 729, would help tens of thousands of young people, American in all but paperwork, to earn […]

Squashing Their DREAM

Put forth by XicanoPwr


There are many problems we are currently facing; they range from a faltering economy, a health-care crisis, and the continuing war in Afghanistan. However, the debate over immigration policy, the one issue that stands above all others, has uncovered deep divisions within the United States over the treatment of undocumented immigrants. Recently, Rep. Luis Gutierrez […]

Reponses to Shattered Dreams

Put forth by XicanoPwr


This is in response to Kyle’s questions he asked on the Shattered Dreams post. I have decided to write a separate post because the questions he asked are very thought provoking and really should not be buried in the comments section. Surely after the DREAM Act is put into practice and if it truly is […]

Shattered Dreams

Put forth by XicanoPwr


On Wednesday the Senate rejected the bill, the DREAM Act (S 2205), that would have provided a pathway to obtain permanent residency to children of undocumented immigrants – on the conditions that they seek a college education or enlist in the military. The legislation would have also made them eligible for federal student-loan and work-study […]

Green Card Soldiers: How the US Army Recruits Them

Put forth by XicanoPwr


The US military says it has met its recruitment goals for 2007. However, signing new soldiers is getting more difficult. New figures reveal there has been a 40 percent drop in African-Americans signing up for the army. Watch the lies they are telling our kids. As one of the put it, “there is peer pressure […]

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