Entries by JoseTorres-Tama
September 1, 2013 3:17 PM by Jose Torres-Tama
At no other time since my arrival in 1968 have I been witness to such blatant defamation of immigrants as I am seeing today, and the passing of Arizona’s SB 1070 by the Republican Governor Brewer in 2010 has spawned other copycat anti-immigrant laws in states like Georgia (May 2011), Alabama (June 2011), and South Carolina (June 2011).
I call these states the New Confederacy of the South passing Juan Crow laws that redirect their previous vitriol and racial poison towards African Americans towards brown Latinos today.
Basically, people ...
Because the Dream Knows More than You: Chronicles from a Bilingual Citizen of the Hemispheric Americas
August 30, 2013 11:48 AM by Jose Torres-Tama
Dedicatoria al inmigrante/Ode to the immigrant