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Jeb Bush may be right about 'anchor babies'

Jeb Bush may be right about 'anchor babies'

In China, 'anchor baby' is not a derogatory term: it is an aspiration.

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Some fast facts about Hispanic Americans and immigration to the U.S.

Some fast facts about Hispanic Americans and immigration to the U.S.

Hispanics are twice as likely to die from gun violence than non-Hispanic whites. While they represent 3.5% of the total U.S. population, 16% of U.S. military are Hispanic.

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Mexico, like Donald Trump, to charge for border crossings

Mexico, like Donald Trump, to charge for border crossings

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Black Americans qualify for refugee status, says immigration lawyer

Black Americans qualify for refugee status, says immigration lawyer

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Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick vows crackdown on  immigrant 'sanctuary cities'

Texas Lt. Gov. Patrick vows crackdown on immigrant 'sanctuary cities'

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Bush proposes border walls, biometrics and drones to solve illegal immigration

Bush proposes border walls, biometrics and drones to solve illegal immigration

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Socialist Sanders comes out strongly against open borders

Socialist Sanders comes out strongly against open borders

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Some facts about crimes committed by illegal immigrants

Some facts about crimes committed by illegal immigrants

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White House opposes bill to de-fund scofflaw 'sanctuary cities'

White House opposes bill to de-fund scofflaw 'sanctuary cities'

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Democratic mayors threaten Trump and business owners

Democratic mayors threaten Trump and business owners

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GOP and Latinos pile on Donald Trump

GOP and Latinos pile on Donald Trump

Latino leader urges more businesses to dump Trump.

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House speaker Boehner bashes Trump on immigration

House speaker Boehner bashes Trump on immigration

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Trump: Mexico is no friend of the United States

Trump: Mexico is no friend of the United States

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Was Donald Trump right about rate of Latino crime?

Was Donald Trump right about rate of Latino crime?

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Ann Coulter: Republicans are 'corrupt' on immigration issue

Ann Coulter: Republicans are 'corrupt' on immigration issue

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Europe's impoverishment and Muslim immigration

Europe's impoverishment and Muslim immigration

Economic underperformance, coupled with the onslaught of Muslim immigration, has resulted in European elections where national identity and regionalism have come to the fore.

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Illegal aliens rousted from squalid tent city

Illegal aliens rousted from squalid tent city

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EU to use military to stop immigration

EU to use military to stop immigration

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Development of poor countries can end mass migration

Development of poor countries can end mass migration

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Hillary Clinton caves to immigration advocates' demands

Hillary Clinton caves to immigration advocates' demands

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Hillary Clinton goes to left of Obama on immigration

Hillary Clinton goes to left of Obama on immigration

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Angry protest against Republican on 'amnesty' vote

Angry protest against Republican on 'amnesty' vote

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Marco Rubio flip-flopped on immigration, says Democrat

Marco Rubio flip-flopped on immigration, says Democrat

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Pope appeals to EU to accept more migrants, while 700 drown

Pope appeals to EU to accept more migrants, while 700 drown

Last week, Muslim migrants drowned Christian migrants while crossing the Mediterranean. Pope Francis is appealing for more EU involvement with migrants washing ashore in Italy.

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Jeb Bush: 'Hispanic'?

Jeb Bush: 'Hispanic'?

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Obama links gays and immigrants to civil rights era

Obama links gays and immigrants to civil rights era

The president commemorated the famous march of Martin Luther King Jr and civil rights activists at the Edmund Pettus bridge in Selma, Ala., that became known as Bloody Sunday.

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Democrats come out in support of Speaker Boehner

Democrats come out in support of Speaker Boehner

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Disingenous Obama grants 100K illegal visas

Disingenous Obama grants 100K illegal visas

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The Catholic Church and guilt by association

The Catholic Church and guilt by association

A Catholic bishop was upset when his flock criticized him for engaging in political activity. NM Cafe, which is supported by the Catholic Church, has advocates of abortion and progressive politica agendas.

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Stunned Vermonters condemn Republican for Latin state motto

Stunned Vermonters condemn Republican for Latin state motto

Some Vermonters are confused about which language is the most widely used in Latin America.

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Michigan girl stands her ground

Michigan girl stands her ground

The child had a surprise for a home invader in rural Michigan.

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Number of children fleeing Central America doubled in 2014

Number of children fleeing Central America doubled in 2014

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Welfare for Muslim immigrants threatens Europe's future

Welfare for Muslim immigrants threatens Europe's future

Two bestsellers argue that Muslims threaten European freedom and prosperity because they do not assimilate and rely on welfare benefits. Political correctness stifles debate and the EU undermines national sovreignty. Will Europe commit suicide?

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The murderous logic of Obama's new immigration policy

The murderous logic of Obama's new immigration policy

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President Obama takes on immigration: Live

President Obama takes on immigration: Live

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Obama's record of running against himself in immigration debate

Obama's record of running against himself in immigration debate

Obama is poised to issue an executive order to grant amnesty to millions of illegal immigrants. But it was not so long ago that he said that doing so would harm working Americans and be illegal. He continues to evolve.

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Thought for the day: Obama's change of heart about immigration

Thought for the day: Obama's change of heart about immigration

It is widely being reported that President Obama will soon announce a policy shift in the enforcement of U.S. immigration laws that will encourage petitions for asylum for thousands of immigrant minors who slipped across the southern border this year.

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Republicans garner 40 percent of Hispanic vote

Republicans garner 40 percent of Hispanic vote

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Latino support for Democrats wavers but does not fail

Latino support for Democrats wavers but does not fail

Interestingly, immigration - while important - is not a deal-breaker for Latino voters. Democrats, though, retain an advantage in the upcoming midterm elections.

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Honduras: Obama doesn't provide enough support to stem emigration of minors

Honduras: Obama doesn't provide enough support to stem emigration of minors

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The paradoxical American debate on immigration

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Alabama Republican opposes tax money for medical marijuana

Alabama Republican opposes tax money for medical marijuana

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Texas National Guard begs for food

Texas National Guard begs for food

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Catholic bishop denounces Mexico's treatment of migrants

Catholic bishop denounces Mexico's treatment of migrants

Bishop Raul Vera Lopez denounced the sexual trafficking of minors in Mexico. U.S. Border patrol caught two illegal immigrants from Central America who have a history of sex crimes.

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Mexico: rumors abound of murder for human organs

Mexico: rumors abound of murder for human organs

Children and adults in Mexico are being murdered and their organs extracted.

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Justice and compassion needed for Central American refugees

Justice and compassion needed for Central American refugees

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Illegal immigrants arraigned for vicious dog attack that killed a Michigan jogger

Illegal immigrants arraigned for vicious dog attack that killed a Michigan jogger

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Republican Paul Ryan supports deportation for illegal alien minors

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Catholic charities open arms to illegal immigrants

Catholic charities open arms to illegal immigrants

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Catholic bishop of Michigan wants compassion for illegal immigrant minors

Catholic bishop of Michigan wants compassion for illegal immigrant minors

Bishop Joseph Cistone of Saginaw along with leaders of several Christian denominations asking for understanding and generosity towards illegal immigrant minors entering the US. A town in his diocese has seen protests against them.

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Michigan faith community rallies to support 'refugee' minors

Michigan faith community rallies to support 'refugee' minors

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Guatemala receives second group of children deported by U.S.

Guatemala receives second group of children deported by U.S.

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Texas Gov. Perry defies Obama and sends Guard to border

Texas Gov. Perry defies Obama and sends Guard to border

Perry visited border facilities where illegal immigrants are housed and said that Obama's policies are responsible for the crisis.

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Catholics seek to end child migration from Central America

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Obama seeks to 'destabilize' the United States, says Republican senator

Obama seeks to 'destabilize' the United States, says Republican senator

A 'Dear Colleague' letter sent by Senator Sessions to all 535 members of both houses is causing a stir. He accuses President Obama of a 'breathtaking' usurpation of power. Obama 'threatens foundation of our constitutional republic' wrote Sessions.

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Black residents of Chicago say Obama should resign

Black residents of Chicago say Obama should resign

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Mexico spends millions to send Central American children home

Mexico spends millions to send Central American children home

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Mexican bishop blames 'corruption and greed' for children's exodus to US

Mexican bishop blames 'corruption and greed' for children's exodus to US

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Mexicans seek donations for unaccompanied child migrants to US

Mexicans seek donations for unaccompanied child migrants to US

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Iowa refuses to house Central American migrant children

Iowa refuses to house Central American migrant children

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A Catholic perspective on the immigration debate

A Catholic perspective on the immigration debate

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Michigan congressman releases statement on housing legal immigrants

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Michigan residents protest housing illegal immigrant minors

Michigan residents protest housing illegal immigrant minors

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Texas Democrat congressman rips into Obama over border crisis

Texas Democrat congressman rips into Obama over border crisis

The Obama White House is trying to silence Democratic congressman Henry Cuellar in his quest to get the president to personally visit the US/Mexico border to witness the crisis.

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Conference of Catholics in Washington discuss response to immigrant surge

Conference of Catholics in Washington discuss response to immigrant surge

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Federal agencies refuse church donations for immigrant surge

Federal agencies refuse church donations for immigrant surge

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Michigan residents protest arrival of illegal immigrant minors

Michigan residents protest arrival of illegal immigrant minors

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Catholic bishop demands action on immigrant minors

Catholic bishop demands action on immigrant minors

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Democrats and activists demand executive action by Obama on immigration

Democrats and activists demand executive action by Obama on immigration

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Catholic bishop to testify in Congress about violence driving Central American immigrants to U.S.

Catholic bishop to testify in Congress about violence driving Central American immigrants to U.S.

The number of illegal aliens entering Texas has already exceeded the total for 2013.

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U.S. Border Patrol plagued by low morale; criminal aliens released

U.S. Border Patrol plagued by low morale; criminal aliens released

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Biden to stop in Guatemala to discuss immigration crisis

Biden to stop in Guatemala to discuss immigration crisis

...on his way to a soccer match in Brazil.

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On Memorial Day: Remember Jose Gutierrez, USMC

On Memorial Day: Remember Jose Gutierrez, USMC

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Eritrean 'economic' migrants seek refugee status

Eritrean 'economic' migrants seek refugee status

The mayor of Tel Aviv fears violence will ensue if African asylum-seekers in Israel are not granted asylum in an increasingly tense environment. The Netanyahu government promises that the rule of law will be observed.

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Drop in Mexican immigrants reflected in lower remittance amounts

Drop in Mexican immigrants reflected in lower remittance amounts

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The shutdown doesn't stop Alinskyian community organizers

The shutdown doesn't stop Alinskyian community organizers

Despite the partial federal government shutdown, immigration advocates are still busy. They got a boost from congressional Democrats and the Obama administration, which allowed a pro-immigration rally on the Mall while forbidding others.

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German Cardinal deplores Lampedusa tragedy: 'This isn't the Europe we want'

German Cardinal deplores Lampedusa tragedy: 'This isn't the Europe we want'

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Catholics mobilize for immigration reform

Catholics mobilize for immigration reform

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U.S. Hispanics expanding beyond traditional settlement areas

U.S. Hispanics expanding beyond traditional settlement areas

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On a day like today: U.S. deports American citizens

On a day like today: U.S. deports American citizens

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Mexico: More feared dead in train derailment

Mexico: More feared dead in train derailment

On 'The Beast', thousands of Central Americans ride the rails in the hope of reaching safety in the United States. Many die in the attempt.

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Pope Francis to visit African refugees at Lampedusa camp

Pope Francis to visit African refugees at Lampedusa camp

This is Pope Francis' first trip outside of the Italian mainland.

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Jeb Bush says GOP must move away from small-government mantra

Jeb Bush says GOP must move away from small-government mantra

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Rand Paul describes his Christian faith and immigration reform

Rand Paul describes his Christian faith and immigration reform

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Marco Rubio: Immigration reform bill is not amnesty

Marco Rubio: Immigration reform bill is not amnesty

Outlines six points how his immigration reform bill will bring 11 million illegal immigrants out of the shadows through a ten-year legalization plan.

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Mexico: an 'embarassment' for failure to protect immigrants

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The families immigrants leave behind in Mexico and Central America

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Greece: anti-immigrant sentiment explodes

Greece: anti-immigrant sentiment explodes

In southern Greece, 28 Bangladeshi migrant workers were shot by farmers who had refused to pay six months' wages.

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Secure borders first, then immigration reform

Secure borders first, then immigration reform

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Funding comprehensive immigration reform: it's the politics, stupid

Funding comprehensive immigration reform: it's the politics, stupid

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Obama offers equality to same-sex immigrant marriages

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Mexico attracts immigrants despite reports of violence

Mexico attracts immigrants despite reports of violence

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Immigration is top issue for Mexican diplomats

Immigration is top issue for Mexican diplomats

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South Texas shows increase in desperate illegal border crossings

South Texas shows increase in desperate illegal border crossings

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President Obama and Congress should work out immigration problem

President Obama and Congress should work out immigration problem

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Mexico: 'a graveyard for immigrants'

Mexico: 'a graveyard for immigrants'

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Honduras: a record of nearly 8000 murders in 2011

Honduras: a record of nearly 8000 murders in 2011

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More than 1 million illegal aliens off the hook, following Obama's directive

More than 1 million illegal aliens off the hook, following Obama's directive

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JustFaith Graduates: Final part in a series on JustFaith

JustFaith Graduates: Final part in a series on JustFaith

In this final entry in her series on JustFaith, Spero columnist Stephanie Block shows how the popular formation program used by Christians actually fosters liberationism and a spirituality distinct from traditional Catholic thought.

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Net migration from Mexico to US falls to zero

Net migration from Mexico to US falls to zero

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