VIDEO: "But my Mom doesn't have papers"

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Second-grader joins national movement declaring `immigrant rights are civil rights.' The issue of immigrant rights is an issue of human rights more than security. Those who emphasize security are part of the fear-mongering current, turn upside down statistics showing declining crime and divert the people.

Migration from Mexico is largely a result of unfair trade policies. Subsidized US corn forced millions off their farms. Speculation on corn caused the "tortilla crisis."

All people yearn for freedom and self-determination.

According to the neoliberal myth, higher profits would bring greater investments and more jobs. In truth, profits soar, investments fall and jobs become scarce and precarious. CEOs are called job-creators and workers cost-factors.

International law is based on self-determination and reparations. Because of structural adjustment (World Bank and IMF), deregulation, privatization and opening markets, communities were devastated. The US has become a symbol of fear instead of hope.

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Jul. 31, 2007 4:01 pm

Carbon Tax... Where Should We Start?

In Washington State a fierce debate has erupted over a ballot measure aimed at fighting climate change. As the reality of runaway climate change continues to sink in, the question of what do about it gets even more pressing.

We are not just dealing with the possibility of a few hotter days there - or a few nastier thunderstorms there.

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