Representative Darren Soto (D-FL), Representative Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) and a broad spectrum of civil rights leaders including Reverend Al Sharpton, President and Founder, National Action Network; Janet Murguía, President and CEO, UnidosUS; Jonathan Greenblatt, National Director & CEO, Anti-Defamation League; Kristen Clarke, President & Executive Director, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law; Marc H. Morial, President & CEO, National Urban League; Melanie Campbell, President and CEO, National Coalition on Black Civic Participation; Sindy Benavides, COO & Acting CEO,League of United Latin American Citizens; Sherrilyn Ifill, President and Director-Counsel, NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.; Vanita Gupta, President and CEO, The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights and Derrick Johnson, President and CEO, NAACP, held a press conference at the Capitol calling on the Trump administration and U.S. Attorney General Sessions to immediately cease the separation of children and their families at the U.S. border.
“She loves it,” my friend shared. “We’ve moved back to Irvine because my daughter can now share the rent with me. She graduated from college and has a job to which she bikes from home.”
Imagine working full-time but still not being able to afford the rent and food for yourself and your children.
As New York City grapples with the challenges of fitting a growing population into its finite borders, residents and government alike must reexamine how we use our public land.
The left hates families and children, why should we believe them now?
Ignore Outrage Inc. and it will die out
We’re not sure what Western universities are teaching journalism students but it certainly isn’t patriotism.
One mother separated from her son said the two had to spend his sixth birthday apart, and that when he asked by phone why he didn’t get the bicycle he’d hoped for, she could only tell him that she would give one to him “when this nightmare is over.”
Former president conveniently forgets he detained illegal children in cages
Progressivism is a cancer on society, and it destroys everything of value in society
When the Democrats want to make something an issue, they always trot out “the children” as props to support their stated objective.
The June 5th Special Election in Irvine allowed 54% of voters to loudly shoot down Mayor Wagner’s Measure D, a City Charter amendment “to prohibit voter approval requirements on development projects.”
Kirk Effinger, a Realtor and writer from Escondido, gets very defensive in his letter to Voice of San Diego in response to a recent op-ed by Russell York.
Media outrage based on belief that border crossings shouldn’t be illegal
In a year when far too many dark clouds have loomed over Colorado’s news landscape, there’s some good news on the horizon with this week’s announcement about The Colorado Sun, the cryptocurrency-funded, online news service soon to be launched by the national Civil project.
While all attention is on ‘children in cages,’ other problems are ignored
Let’s be clear on this. The cruelty taking place on our borders is intentional and not an unfortunate byproduct of an ill-conceived law.
The city of San Diego does not oversee the education of its students — that’s the role of San Diego Unified School District.
In May of last year, I was separated from my two sons, ages three and five, by Customs and Border Protection agents at the port of entry in San Ysidro, California.
When a house is not your home! What house do you love more than the House of God? Is it the house of your job; money; sex; gambling; drugs; entertainment idols?
How did we reach this stage?
This open letter is on behalf of the VOCAL-NY Civil Rights Union
The strangest thing happened in the Democratic primary race a couple weeks ago. It finally got started.
The radical Left — which now controls tech giants like Google and Facebook — can’t win any debate (or elections) based on facts or logic, so they resort to brazen censorship to silence all opposing views
Cuomo to NYC renters: drop dead.
The word of the day from pundit-world seems to “snookered,” which is being used to describe Donald Trump’s, uh, accomplishments in Singapore, where, to put it nicely, nothing really happened.
Orange County’s homelessness crisis is actually a product of California’s soaring economy. When jobs are added to the economy faster than houses are added to the market, property values become inflated, mortgage and rent expenses increase, and so do foreclosures and evictions.
From the start, Anaheim has been a city of immigrants who have helped build one of California’s great economic success stories.
Mainstream media proved once again that their derangement and obsession with obstructing the President Trumps actual tangible progress toward world peace.
Donald Trump just did what no other president in U.S. history was able to do.
“Democrats don’t vote in primaries.” This is what everyone down to my friend’s 5-year-old son (which was particularly disconcerting) told me when I decided to run for San Diego County assessor-recorder-clerk, an office that was decided on June 5.
Worst poster child for anti-Trump ‘Resistance’ imaginable
One of the first things I learned when I came to America was that American Progressives don’t much believe in progress.
The mayor and City Council are preparing to once again debate short-term vacation rentals in San Diego.
A recent Voice of San Diego commentary by Russell York, “San Diego’s Housing Crisis Does Not Affect Everyone Equally” perpetuates the specious argument of many who oppose development that the reason we lack affordable housing options is developer greed. Citing statistics that show far more homes for the well-to-do were built than ones affordable to the masses\
Trump puts our country first when it comes to the horrible trade deals that the G7 countries promote.
European society is being flooded by migrants from North Africa, East Asia, and the Middle East.
The S.F. superior Court did not Refund of $400.00 sanction payment fraud (sf superior court’s clerk listed my payment on 9/10/2015 under sanction payment deposited instead of sanction payment in case # cgc-14-540472.
Tip O’Neill, former Speaker of the House, is famously quoted as having said “All politics is local”. In fact, in the United States in the 21st century, all politics isn’t local, it’s tribal.
The socialist state of Venezuela is in its final death throes
One of the primary reasons why the middle class in America is disappearing so rapidly is because of skyrocketing health care costs.
They are not all handicapped accessible
Newsflash idiots; No one wants to watch frumpy, miserable feminist bitches droning on about the patriarchy at a beauty pageant.
In early June 1968, I had just been elected president of the student government at the University of California, San Diego. A friend who was managing the campaign of a long-shot candidate for U.S. Senate thought I would enjoy a peek at a “real” political campaign and invited me and a few other friends to join him at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles for the election night party.
When will the house of cards come crumbling down?
Thanks to the incessant Left-wing counter-culture social engineering and increasing levels of violence and bullying, more American parents are pulling their kids out of failing government schools and teaching them at home.
The County’s West Alton Project uses the same flawed approach it used for its 100 Acre Project and that is being litigated in 5 separate lawsuits in Sacramento County. Why would the BOS not wait until the courts have decided? Rubber stamping West Alton will generate more lawsuits… and guess who pays – the taxpayer!
So this is how it ends for the Masterpiece Cakeshop case, in which a Lakewood baker refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. The Supreme Court decides in favor of the baker or, as USA Today describes him in a headline, “cake artist.”
The housing crisis has become one of the most substantial regional political issues in recent memory.