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DACA program deadline looms over our undocumented immigrants

February 21, 2018 Multimedia

While Congress fails to reach a decision about the Obama-era program DACA, approximately 690,000 undocumented enrollees are lingering without a clue as to what their futures hold. Undocumented immigrants are losing their protections everyday, but the Mar. 5 deadline marks the date where up to 1,000 people a day will lose their temporary immigration statuses. ...

The Fake News Watch: Hyper-Partisanship (Ep. 5)

March 7, 2017 Multimedia News

  With alternative facts and fake news on the rise, The Fake News Watch is where we check the facts, call out the bullshit, and learn to identify the difference. In a deeply divided political world, we all have a responsibility to seek the truth and share it. References and Additional Reading Pew Research Center, ...

U.S. must stand against petty politicians

February 16, 2016 Opinion 1 Comment

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died of a heart attack Saturday, and Republican senators wasted no time in letting the U.S. know that they would block any attempt by President Barack Obama to nominate a new justice. The Republicans, who have enjoyed a conservative majority on the Supreme Court for nearly 40 years – according to a 2012 study from ...

Obama and Kanye West campaign for democratic dollars in San Francisco

October 11, 2015 Life

President Barack Obama spoke about current issues in America such as gun laws, immigration and the presidential election  at The Warfield Saturday. The speech, which included appearances by Kanye West and the Golden State Warriors, was a fundraiser for the Democratic Hope Fund. “When I ran for president back in 2007, I didn’t say ‘Yes I Can.’ ...