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Since the 1970 census the US government has been dividing the US population into Hispanic and non-Hispanic groupings. On the 2010 census they used Latino as an alternative term. Among the general ...
by Richard Lyon
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Jun 27, 2014 at 02:45 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
That would be my advice.  Truth is, our press quickly makes Russia into a demon. The Russian press does the same to us.  If there is anything we have learned over 100 years since the Great War ...
by kavips
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 10:28 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Louie Gohmert went on C-Span today and proceeded to try to inject the Boston Marathon bombings into the immigration debate happening in Congress. During the interview, host Greta Wodele Brawner ...
by Steven Payne
Comment Count 54 comments on Wed Apr 17, 2013 at 10:51 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
Miami Herald: McCain defends immigration plan to angry residents This is one of the funnest diaries I've ever written. During a heated town hall gathering in the Phoenix suburb of Sun Lakes, ...
by grytpype
Comment Count 152 comments on Tue Feb 19, 2013 at 05:42 PM PST with 203 Recommends
Via Media Matters LIMBAUGH: And the way the Republicans are looking at it is that they think that Hispanic immigrants are made-to-order conservatives. For some reason, culturally, they think that ...
by DAISHI
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Jan 31, 2013 at 11:56 AM PST with 9 Recommends
That's the first thing my 15-year-old son told me yesterday afternoon when he came home from school. No, " Hi Mom, what's going on? " or " Hey, what's for dinner? " or " Can you get this juice ...
by WFBMM
Comment Count 28 comments on Mon Oct 15, 2012 at 11:07 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
Aside from the obvious ethnic insult, I'm taking this little gem from the Romney video on a couple of different levels. You don't have to look very hard to smell the unmistakable taint of birtherism ...
by rightiswrong
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Sep 18, 2012 at 12:26 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
It was in a bus like this that I was driven in to an all-white school after being plucked out of my normal school. I don’t know if my Mother received a letter from the district or not. She spoke ...
by carlosgalindo
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Aug 19, 2012 at 03:27 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
It is our people (I say that as an Immigrant that has worked the agricultural fields of this country), that work these jobs that require great risk for low pay. It's the work displayed in this video ...
by carlosgalindo
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Aug 05, 2012 at 12:28 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
It must be called for what it is and the public must, at least, know about it. The behavior of the San Francisco Archdiocese Corporation Sole on the matter of Our Lady of Guadalupe's Sanctuary in ...
by Tranny
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Dec 17, 2011 at 10:48 AM PST with 7 Recommends
My last post discussed how the racism we see today developed. This post focuses on the plight of Mexicans and Mexican-Americans. I share it because the issue of illegal immigration is still very ...
by just another vet
Comment Count 51 comments on Sun Oct 02, 2011 at 06:31 AM PDT with 41 Recommends
Diary roadmap: Begins with an unpleasant awakening, which reveals an invisible underclass, references an old forgotten (but critical) war or two, continues on with a capitalist rumination on ...
by catilinus
Comment Count 27 comments on Wed Sep 28, 2011 at 02:23 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
La Diosa Coatlicue "smiles" down upon me today. She's filled my shoes with feet & my cup with café con leche, & so out ...
by catilinus
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Sep 20, 2011 at 04:13 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Pum...pum...pum! I peak out the window of my darkened room & see a light go on across the way. A dark face cautiously peeks out from the curtain to check the cause of the noise. Que la chi.... You ...
by catilinus
Comment Count 54 comments on Wed Sep 14, 2011 at 03:44 AM PDT with 58 Recommends
¿Quién los rayos está llorando? I run to the door to see who is crying. Before I get to the door I realize my mistake. But living at the intersection of San Pablo & Richmond , it's about the ...
by catilinus
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Sep 06, 2011 at 03:48 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
Crossposted on 43rd State Blues "You don't have to worry about nothin' out here." I have heard that phrase dozens of times from fellow ...
by The Book Bear
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Jun 02, 2011 at 06:59 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Sharron Angle's latest immigration mailer (pictured below) hitting Nevada voters' homes is at least as explicit in its race-baiting and stereotyping as its fear-...
by AmericasVoice
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Oct 08, 2010 at 01:28 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Lost amidst the picky, petty concerns about Arizona trashing the Constitution, setting up a police state and sending a signal to the world that the Statue of Liberty has developed sclerosis of the ...
by boguseconomist
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat May 22, 2010 at 12:06 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
A very cool friend of mine (who looks a lot like Adam Savage from MythBusters; actually, I think he looks a little like Jamie Hyneman too, but maybe they're starting to look a ...
by PixieThis
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri May 14, 2010 at 02:12 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
With Turkana ...
by Tomtech
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun May 02, 2010 at 04:45 PM PDT with 14 Recommends