Columnistas

Volver: Elvira Arellano

03/23/2014 Eileen Truax

Conozco a Elvira desde aquella ocasión en la que visitó Los Ángeles. De rostro sereno pero mirada afilada, a veces desafiante, su arrojo y seguridad fueron construidos a base de levantarse en todas las ocasiones en las que la han mandado a la lona. […]

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Arizona Casts Obama as ‘Frenemy’ of SB-1070

01/11/2014 Roberto Lovato

Until the President acts decisively to eradicate these programs at the root of the SB-1070 problem plaguing the country, activists should and will continue actions-protests, boycotts, vigils, and other community based actions-that will increasingly target also Washington and Obama. […]

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A National ID Card System?

01/09/2014 Roberto Lovato

I truly and honestly implore those of you in DC to do the right thing on the National ID Card idea: Repudiate and denounce it immediately as the ACLU and even libertarian and right wing groups have done. […]

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Immigration Reform: a Voice of Reason

01/09/2014 Roberto Lovato

This is the same climate in which President Obama and DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano just announced the “Si Se Puede” of their continued and increased support for one of the most heinous Bush-era immigration policies: […]

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Immigration: Humanitarian and Just

01/09/2014 Aggie R. Hoffman

Until recently, there were 20 immigration judges in Los Angeles; almost all of them had a case load of 1,500 to 2,000 cases, As a result, those entitled to a hearing had to wait between 1-2 years, and many times when their hearing day arrived, it had to be postponed for yet another year. […]