New America Media, Op-ed, Posted: May 30, 2010
Let's remember all those who have died for America and also let's reflect upon the environmental ravages brought about by war.
New America Media, Video, Posted: May 29, 2010
Four organizations won the Migration Policy Institute’s E Pluribus Unum Prizes that acknowledge outstanding immigrant integration initiatives.
New America Media, Op-ed, Posted: May 26, 2010
The GOP’s political attack plan is crude: Compare the Gulf spill to Bush’s Katrina bumble, liken Obama to Bush. But the oil spill is a different mess than Katrina.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: May 26, 2010
Advocates are asking customers to divest their money from banks that won't cease predatory lending practices and renegotiate mortgages.
Siliconeer, News Report, Posted: May 24, 2010
There has been a silent accretion by India of a fleet of reconnaissance and `killer’ Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), specifically aimed at neutralizing threats from Pakistan, and possibly China in future.
Los Angeles Sentinel, News Report, Posted: May 24, 2010
Kwame Kilpatrick has faced a storm of controversies including a civil lawsuit, perjury and obstruction of justice charges that led to his ouster.
Rediff.com, News Report, Posted: May 19, 2010
A new study shows the majority of Indians regard China as a friend and partner, On the other hand, most Chinese view Pakistan as a better partner than India,
New America Now, News Report, Posted: May 14, 2010
Roxana Saberi talks about her experience in an Iranian prison, Peter Hessler goes Country Driving in China.
Navajo Times, News Report, Posted: May 13, 2010
Some Native Americans are worried about being targeted under Arizona's controversial new immigration law.
Philippine News, News Report, Posted: May 13, 2010
In the Philippines' first election by automated ballot, one old practice persists -- the oligarchy that remains in power.
New America Media, Interview, Posted: May 13, 2010
Margaret Regan, author of “The Death of Josseline: Immigration Stories from the Arizona-Mexico Borderlands,”covered immigration for over a decade.
India-West, News Report, Posted: May 12, 2010
Inquirer.net, News Report, Posted: May 12, 2010
Ten people died as a result of the technical issues with the vote counting machines.
La Opinión, News Report, Posted: May 11, 2010
The main argument behind Arizona’s new law, SB 1070, is that the state’s presumed crime wave is linked to undocumented immigrants.
Final Call, News Report, Posted: May 11, 2010
The idea of coordinated military action to counteract gang related violent crime is not a new idea, however, it appears to be gaining traction among some lawmakers as the number of those killed in many cities across America continues to rise.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: May 10, 2010
Poverty from recession and home foreclosures is engulfing an ever-wider population of California's children, with analysts predicting that 27 percent of all kids will soon be living in families with incomes at the poverty level.
New America Media, Video, Posted: May 09, 2010
For the U.S. Census, San Francisco’s Chinatown has been one of the most under-counted areas in the city because of the large number of single-room-occupancy hotels (SROs). But this year, with outreach efforts by the city, community organizations, ethnic media and schools, Chinatown has a relatively high census participation rate. NAM staff reporter/videographer Vivian Po looks at the challenges.
New America Media, Video, Posted: May 08, 2010
Regina Reyes of ABS-CBN International-The Filipino Channel explains why Filipino American voters don't want this Monday's presidential elections in the Philippines postponed -- despite technical malfunctions with the country's computerized voting machines.
The Unsilent Generation, Commentary, Posted: May 07, 2010
When I was fired by the new owners of the Village Voice in 2006, after working there for 30 years, it had nothing to do with age discrimination. At least, that’s what the official documents say.
New America Media, News Report, Posted: May 06, 2010
Black civil rights activist Rev. Al Sharpton led a prayer vigil in Phoenix on Wednesday calling for mass civil disobedience against the state’s new anti-immigration law.
New America Media, News Analysis, Posted: May 05, 2010
In advance of this week’s UN Security Council Meeting on Nuclear Non-proliferation, Sec. of State Hillary Clinton seemed be gearing up for a fight, declaring on “Meet The Press” that Iran violates the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. But Clinton is mistaken. There is no proof whatever that Iran is engaged in nuclear weapons production.
Hispanic Business, News Report, Posted: May 04, 2010
If Hayworth, 51, succeeds in convincing the conservative base that 73-year-old McCain is too liberal, the state will have a far-right candidate on the ticket at a time when Arizona's immigration law has made it the butt of jokes on late-night television.
New America Media, News Feature, Posted: May 04, 2010
PG&E has spent $20 million pushing Proposition 16, which would stymie public power companies. The opposition has spent $31,000.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: May 04, 2010
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer and the legislature legislature did something that civil rights leaders couldn’t do: they dumped profiling back on the nation’s table.
New America Media, Video, Posted: May 03, 2010
On May 1, immigrants rights supporters converged on Washington, D.C., to call for comprehensive immigration reform. Illinois Rep. Luis Gutierrez was among a dozen people arrested during the protest. Esther Gentile has this video report.
New America Media, Commentary, Posted: May 03, 2010
The 32 black Republicans running for House seats in the fall comprise a historic high. Though they say there are running to win, but they have some of the weightiest millstones around their political necks that any candidates could have.