Politics of Humanity: Immigrants Viewed As Second Class Citizens

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The Luis Ramirez Murder: A Logical Step in the Process of Establishing a Subhuman Class by The Sanctuary Editors Three things immediately shock the conscious soul upon learning about the murder of Luis Ramirez. The simple manner in which he died is the first of those. Ramirez, a father of three, was beaten to death […]

Obama Campaign Responds To Immigration Reform Survey While McCain Campaign Remains Silent

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Now that Tropical Storm Edouard has come and gone, it’s time to get back to our regular scheduled program. In my two day tropical storm hiatus, a lot has happen on the immigration front. The deadline has come and gone for the US presidential candidates to respond to a questionnaire put together by The Sanctuary, […]

Score One for the Latinosphere

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First off, I like to thank Wall Street Journal correspondent Ana Rivas for picking up the recent rift between the Latinosphere and the current outreach efforts by both presidential candidates to the Latino community. In her blog post (which I, Edmundo “XicanoPwr” Rocha, happened to be mentioned) Rivas writes: Latino bloggers covering the presidential campaign […]

Holding Politicians Accountable: Online Activists Are Still Waiting For Presidential Candidates’ Answers

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With the race for the White House between Barack Obama and John McCain on its way, the political phenomenon that occurs every four years, “Christopher Columbus Syndrome” is just getting started. The “Christopher Columbus Syndrome,” coined by Jorge Ramos, occurs every four years when politicians from both political parties suddenly rediscover the Latino community and […]

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