[1 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Rosedale Wants All In On Holding Illegal Aliens

by Ben Caxton
May 1, 2017
Courtesy Delta Daily News
Rosedale wants to get rid of the trash and hold on to illegal aliens. At this week’s city council meeting the top topic was removing trash from the old Amoco lot, with the Mayor promising the council to look for a place to permanently store the debris once it has been removed. At the same meeting, local businessman Jack Coleman resurrected the idea of building a detention center in Rosedale to cash in on what some hope will become a booming new industry …

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[27 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Workers Memorial Day- Mourn the Dead and Honor the Living

April 27, 25017
Every year, thousands of people in North America leave for work and never come home. Millions more come home, but they are sick or injured.  
Preventable deaths and on-the-job accidents kill nearly 5,000 people every year in the U.S. according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and a recent report issued by the AFL-CIO found another 50,000 to 60,000 died annually from diseases caused by workplace injury and exposure to dangerous environments.

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[17 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Immigrants Of All Skill Levels Spur Job Creation

April 17, 2017
The American Enterprise Institute and Partnership for a New American Economy, for instance, found that every time 100 additional less-skilled, legal, non-agricultural workers are admitted to a given state, 464 jobs are created for U.S. born workers; For every 100 additional high-skilled H-1B (includes STEM fields and requires a bachelor’s degree or equivalent) workers, 183 jobs are created for native-born workers in the same state.

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[13 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
How much it costs ICE to deport an undocumented immigrant

April 11, 2017
by Octavio Blanco
Courtesy CNN Money
President Trump has said he wants to deport two to three million criminal undocumented immigrants. While it’s unclear where he got that figure from, achieving his goal won’t come cheap.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement is one of two agencies within the Department of Homeland Security that’s already playing a pivotal role in enacting Trump’s mission. One of ICE’s main jobs is to apprehend undocumented immigrants who have received their final deportation orders or who have failed to report to the agency as instructed.

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[10 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Undocumented victims of domestic violence weigh seeking help against risk of deportation

by Leighton Akio Woodhouse
March 29 2017
Courtesy The Intercept
M. AND HER former partner met in 2004 at the frozen food factory where they both worked in Los Angeles. Like M., he was an undocumented immigrant from Mexico. When they started going out, he was generous. M. had a son from a prior relationship, and her partner would bring food to her house, as if he cared for both of them. In retrospect, M. recalls, it seemed like an act.

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[10 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Undocumented husband of Indiana Trump supporter deported to Mexico

by Mayra Cuevas
April 6, 2017
Courtesy CNN

Helen Beristain voted for Donald Trump even though she is married to an undocumented immigrant.

In November, she thought Trump would deport only people with criminal records — people he called “bad hombres” — and that he would leave families intact.
“I don’t think ICE is out there to detain anyone and break families, no,” Beristain told CNN affiliate WSBT in March, shortly after her husband, Roberto Beristain was detained by US Immigration and Customs Enforcement.