California Adds 8 Languages, including Tagalog, to Online Voter Registration System

Global Nation, News Report, Posted: Apr 22, 2014

alifornia’s system of online voter registration – launched in English and Spanish in 2012 – has been expanded to allow voters to register online in eight additional languages: Chinese, Hindi, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Tagalog, Thai and Vietnamese.

Judge Rips State Dept’s handling of Blackwater Shootings in Iraq

 

Final Call, News Report, Posted: Apr 22, 2014

A U.S. federal judge has rebuked the State Department for delaying the prosecution of U.S. security contractors charged with shooting unarmed Iraqi civilians in 2007.

Keystone XL Decision Delayed Yet Again as State Department Invokes Nebraska Court Ruling

 

Indian Country, News Report, Posted: Apr 21, 2014

All eyes are on Lincoln, Nebraska as the U.S. Department of State has invoked a recent court ruling there as its latest reason to avoid making a decision on the controversial Keystone XL pipeline.

Fil-Am Elected as Bellflower Mayor

 

Asian Journal, News Report, Posted: Apr 21, 2014

Another Filipino has been elected to a key city council position for a quaint suburban city in Southern California. 60-year-old Sonny R. Santa Ines, was recently elected by his fellow members in the Bellflower City Council to become the city’s next chief executive.

Obama and Holder to Expand Clemency for Unfair Prison Sentences

 

Colorlines, News Report, Posted: Apr 21, 2014

The White House has indicated it wants to consider additional clemency applications, to restore a degree of justice, fairness and proportionality for deserving individuals.

Is a 'Massive Wave of Immigration' on the Horizon?

 

Fusion, News Report, Posted: Apr 18, 2014

Fusion responds to an article in USA Today that predicted a "massive wave of illegal immigration."

Lawsuit Alleges Contents at Native Am. Burial Site Were Dumped

 

Indian Country Today Media Network, News Report, Posted: Apr 18, 2014

A lawsuit filed last week in California alleges that a Native American burial site was desecrated and that the contents were dumped near the U.S.-Mexico border.

Gabriel Garcia Marquez Dies at 87

 

El Nuevo Herald, News Report, Posted: Apr 17, 2014

Gabriel García Marquez, considered one of the most influential writers of the 20th century, died in Mexico City at the age of 87.

Philly Mayor Ends Police-ICE Collaboration

 

Al Día, News Report, Posted: Apr 16, 2014

Philadelphia Mayor Nutter signed an executive order that ends collaboration between federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement and police.

Taking Care of Our Seniors

 

Hyphen Magazine, News Report, Posted: Apr 16, 2014

The largest generation in U.S. history is cruising into their golden years. Over the next twenty years, the number of folks in the U.S. aged 65 and older will double in size and climb to 20% of the population. These staggering numbers loom over national debates regarding the budget and healthcare as we tackle the issues raised by the aging of our parents and grandparents.

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