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Video: A long-forgotten chapter of illegal immigration

| The University of Texas at Austin has been producing an excellent series of online videos called Border Views, which I discovered today thanks to the equally excellent Tejas-based website Latina Lista.

'Somos Muchos' car sticker campaign an interesting social experiment

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When I first heard about a clever Toyota Latino-marketing sticker campaign last week, with free window stickers distributed to consumers that read "Somos Muchos (fill in the Latin American country or region), Somos Muchos Toyota," (Translation: We are many TK, we are many Toyota), I was no more impressed than I ever am with the usual Latino marketing campaign.

In the news this morning: Immigration in the midterms, a response to Quran burning, help for Homeboy Industries and more

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Midterms imperil immigration bill - Carrie Budoff Brown - POLITICO.com (The Politico)

American snapshot: Glassell Park

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Where kielbasa meets crispy pata: A Polish restaurant and a Filipino restaurant side by side in a Glassell Park mini-mall.

Immigration and nativism, in historical context

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Author Peter Schrag has an interesting piece published today in the Immigration Policy Center's "Perspectives" series, narratives written by academics and researchers on the topic of immigration.

Back in the spotlight: The 14th Amendment

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The back-and-forth over the 14th Amendment has recently bubbled back to the top of the immigration-debate cauldron. Until now, the talk of eliminating the constitutional right to U.

For the late-morning second cup: Croatian mariachi

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UG69jcIUqrY&feature=player_embedded

In the news this morning: The 14th Amendment, Muslim women speak out, and more headlines from the weekend

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Congress may look at ‘birthright citizenship' debate  | ajc.com (Atlanta Journal Constitution)