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  • Boehner joins the right-wing battle against immigrants
    Boehner joins the right-wing battle against immigrants
    If you beat them, join them. That appears to be John Boehner’s new motto. Even though 90 percent of the Republicans in the House voted to re-elect him speaker, John Boehner has decided to appease the 25 right-wing Republicans who voted for...
  • I wish I could hear the firecrackers in bed
    2015 - Happy New Year
    The confetti flows up into the air *snap* *crackle* *pop* starry stripes of colors blaze through the sky behind which stars shine, reminding us there is always cause for celebration and sparkle… on this spinning rock in outer space where no...
  • Obama makes history and Republicans make threats
    Obama makes history and Republicans make threats
    President Barack Obama made history Thursday night but the major networks refused to cover it. The President announced his executive order that will free some five million hard working people from living in fear of deportation. Obama’s...
  • Barack Obama
    Obama heckled by Dreamers in Connecticut again
    While speaking at a rally in Bridgeport, Connecticut, President Barack Obama was heckled by immigration advocates - commonly referred to as Dreamers – once again. Unfortunately for the president, he has had the same problem with protesters...
  • Hillary Clinton
    Hillary Clinton repeatedly heckled by Dreamers
    Maryland hasn’t been very kind to top Democrats recently. Two weeks ago, President Barack Obama had many persons in his audience file out the door during his speech, and his former secretary of state Hillary Clinton - who allegedly may have...
  • Dreamers music band
    The Five Question Challenge with Dreamers
    I am very excited to introduce the Brooklyn-based band Dreamers to you!Nick Wold, Chris Bagamery and Nelson are a trio of grunge rockers that brilliantly combine avant-garde eccentricity and the late 1970s punk scene. The trio is currently working...
  • Sen Ted Cruz
    Ted Cruz takes hard line on deporting young illegal immigrants
    According to a Thursday story in the Hill, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas is trying to amend the funding package now pending in Congress to deal with the border crisis by cutting off funding for “new applications for the Deferred Action for...
  • Unaccompanied alien children by fiscal year chart
    Members of Congress call on Obama to end deferrals, deport undocumented students
    Congressman Darrell Issa and 34 of his colleagues in the House of Representatives sent President Obama a letter calling for an end to the administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. The July 2 letter blamed the...
  • Untold diseases accompany illegal immigrant children housed on military bases
    Untold diseases accompany illegal immigrant children housed on military bases
    As military bases here in the United States scramble to ready facilities for thousands of illegal Latino children entering into the country via Mexico, authorities, including Border Patrol Agents, are worried about more than housing; they fear...
  • The Walter Mitty In All of Us
    The Walter Mitty In All of Us
    I remember watching Danny Kaye in the original "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" movie back when I was a kid. It had been out 30 years already, but it was a great movie. It was funny and in a way and described the life of many of my...
  • Savoir Adore's latest album, 'Our Nature'
    Brooklyn's Savoir Adore's dreamy synth soundscapes leave a lasting impression
    NYC’s fantasy-pop savants, Savoir Adore set the stage awash in white as all five members were dressed in the uniform color setting them apart from the other two bands in a well thought-out, art-school kind of way. But then they weren’t...
  • Obama urges Congress to act on immigration reform
    Obama urges Congress to act on immigration reform
    The U.S. Senate is scheduled to vote on a motion to end debate on the Immigration Reform Bill today. President Obama rallied support for the bill Tuesday morning ahead of the vote. Appearing with him were stakeholders and immigration reform...
  • HOLLYWOOD, CA - DECEMBER 05: Actress Hilary Swank arrives to the Premiere Of Warner Bros. Pictures' 'New Year's Eve' at Grauman's Chinese Theatre on December 5, 2011 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by John Shearer/Getty Images)
    A dreamer’s New Year’s resolution (Video)
    “Living your dream” in Hollywood can be stressful and discouraging, and it more often than not requires you to “get creative” in order to make rent, eat right and keep the lights on. It is very easy to get caught up in the ...
  • Election fallout: Charles Krauthammer and the "A" word
    Election fallout: Charles Krauthammer and the "A" word
    It's a full seven days past the election, and I'm struggling to come to grips with that which I previously thought could never happen. I speak not of President Obama's reelection, for I didn't believe Mitt Romney could win this...
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    Dreamers line up to begin legalization process
    Thousands of dreamers lined up across the United States to begin the process of obtaining a hiatus from deportation and the ability to work legally within the United States for the next two years. President Obama created this program on June 15th...