- Posted February 19, 2013 by
This iReport is part of an assignment:
- “Why USC and not a black college, Dr. Dre?”, More Likely, Why Should Dr. Dre do this when the Traditional Black colleges have failed?
- Both Candidates for Mayor of Los Angeles Wendy Greuel and Eric Garcetti have the Endorcement of Past and Present Black Elected Leaders who are deceitful, hypocrites, and most of all a disgrace to the essence of what it means to be elected officials!
- The Only Individuals Fooled by Obama are Morehouse College Graduates and Other Uniformed Individuals who Respect this Charlatan. President Barack Obama is a liar and a disgrace to the Office of the Presidency!
- Unlike far too many U.S. born Black leaders or other prominent Blacks, other ethnic groups are less likely to betray his or her own community, heritage, trash a career, or be so un-American, deceitful, dysfunctional, and/or treasonous!
- Makia Smith you definitely have more sense than many Black elected officials, black lawyers, multiple members of the Congressional Black Caucus, many Black police officers, and misguided Black nationalists!
Kudos to Congresspersons Dana Rohrabacher and Raul Labrador for Respecting the Rule of Law and the Oath of Office to Serve U.S. Citizens and Legal Immigrants. It is Shameful that President Barack Obama and the Obama Administration are Not!
Kudos to Congresspersons Dana Rohrabacher and Rep. Raul Labrador for Respecting the Rule of Law and the Oath of Office to Serve U.S. Citizens and Legal Immigrants. It is Shameful that President Barack Obama and the Obama Administration are not Doing the Same.
Pathway to citizenship likely to be rocky, Those planning to lobby in D.C. for overhaul of immigration rules will face some lawmakers with long-standing positions against a legalization program.
by Brian Bennett, February 18, 2013
Los Angeles Times
WASHINGTON — When Jessica Bravo came here this month to talk to her congressman, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Huntington Beach), about expanding rights for illegal immigrants, their meeting ended in a shouting match and tears.
Bravo, an 18-year-old community college student at Golden West College in Huntington Beach, was smuggled over the border from Mexico by her parents when she was 3. She recently joined hundreds of other young illegal immigrants in a campaign to confront members of Congress and ask them to vote for a pathway to citizenship for 11 million illegal immigrants.
"I just wanted him to know who I was," Bravo said of Rohrabacher, who has a long record of voting against such measures.
In the scheduled meeting with Rohrabacher, Bravo said the congressman stiffened when she said she and her parents came to the U.S. unlawfully. Five minutes into the meeting, Rohrabacher's face turned red, she said, adding that he said he represents citizens and hates illegals.
Rohrabacher disputed her account and said the meeting became heated when a community organizer with Bravo implied he was racist.
"I don't hate anyone," Rohrabacher said in a telephone interview. "Just because you are a wonderful person doesn't mean you deserve to be an American citizen."
Over the next few months, hundreds of illegal immigrants are planning to come to Washington to push for an overhaul of immigration laws. Despite signs that GOP leaders want to change the party's approach to the issue, many of the immigrants will face lawmakers who have long-standing positions against a legalization program.
"We will engage them regardless of their voting record," said Maria Fernanda Cabello, a national organizer for United We Dream, an organization that represents young undocumented immigrants who were brought to the U.S. unlawfully as children.
The organization's members last fall voted to expand its mission beyond passing the Dream Act and decided to push for the broader objective of making it possible for illegal immigrants to become citizens. In March, the group is planning to launch protests in 23 states under the slogan "Eleven Million Dreams."
"We will keep including our parents," said Cabello, whose mother works at a fast-food restaurant in Houston and whose father is a welder. Both are undocumented. Cabello, who came to Texas with her parents when she was 12, was granted a legal work permit in the fall under the Obama administration's "deferred action" program.
"All they are saying is, 'My dream is based on my mom and my dad and my family,'" said Rep. Luis Gutierrez(D-Ill.), who plans to join rallies in New Jersey, Florida, Texas and California in March to push for full citizenship for such residents.
Dozens of organizations that represent illegal immigrants have come together to declare March "National Coming Out of the Shadows Month." Protests are planned for next month in Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, New York City and Atlanta.
Groups of lawmakers from both parties in the House and the Senate are working behind closed doors to hammer out a bill. A bipartisan group of eight senators has agreed that citizenship must be part of the solution, along with more investment in border security. In the House group, however, some Republicans are considering a program that would legalize illegal immigrants without creating a new way for them to become citizens.
"The people that came here illegally knowingly — I don't think they should have a path to citizenship," Rep. Raul Labrador(R-Idaho) said during a radio interview earlier this month. Labrador, one of two members of the House from Idaho, has been working with the House group to draw up legislation.
"That is not going to fly with us," said Louie Cortes, a 24-year-old law student at the University of Idaho. Cortes was brought to the U.S. unlawfully from Mexico by his parents when he was 1 year old. He was given a work permit in December.
The Idaho agricultural industry relies on illegal immigrants for a lot of its workforce, said Cortes, who is a member of the Dream Bar Assn., an organization of law students who are illegal immigrants. Over the next few weeks, Cortes plans to help organize workers in apple orchards, dairy farms and meat processing plants to launch public rallies in the state.
"Not having the full pathway to citizenship will still deny a lot of immigrants the benefits of being here — like voting," said Cortes.
"Barack Obama and the Betrayal of Black America" By Chidike Okeem, June 2, 2011, TheAmericanThinker.com
Why The Black Caucus Looks The Other Way On Immigration-By Joe Guzzardi on May 9, 2003.
“A conversation between President Obama and the black community” Published on Jun 7, 2012 by drboycewatkins.
YouTube: “Interview with Terry Anderson, Part 2” Uploaded by crowdifornia on Jun 10, 2009
“In Chicago, Obama talks of community, family in curbing violence” by Kathleen Hennessey, Washington Bureau
LA Times, February 15, 2013
"Aurora, Tucson, Connecticut is not urban America. This is saying we're recognizing in America what we've been ignoring for a long time. The primary victim of violence in this country has been black and brown, and America has ignored it. So now he's putting the attention on it." by Rev. Michael Pfleger, pastor of St. Sabina Catholic Church
Well Reverend Pfleger,
Barack Obama is still ignoring the plight of most any community of U.S. born blacks to serve illegal aliens, public service unions, and the Democratic Party. As usual once again Barack Obama is all talk, "forked tongue" and no action.
President Obama, the Congressional Black Caucus, other elected black leaders at the Federal, State, County, and City jurisdictions of government are still lost, truly inept, and a disgrace to the office, namely because few if any of the these public servants uphold the oath of office, the Constitution, and the rule of law to competently serve any U.S. born descendant of slavery.
“Jesse Jackson Jr. charged with misusing $750,000 in campaign funds” by Katherine Skiba, Los Angeles Times, February 15, 2013
“Dozens of organizations that represent illegal immigrants have come together to declare March "National Coming Out of the Shadows Month." Protests are planned for next month in Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, New York City and Atlanta”
Chicago, Philadelphia, New York, Detroit, Baltimore, Washington, DC, New Orleans, Compton, CA, South Central Los Angeles to where U.S. born blacks were once prominent are now being over-run with illegal aliens from around the planet because of the Un-American, dysfunctional, and treasonous nature of black elected officials, who serve these jurisdictions.