Abu Hamza appears in court in New York

Abu Hamza, the notorious hate preacher, has appeared in court in New York after finally losing his extradition battle.

Philiip Sherwell and Daniel Bates The Telegraph [UK] 06 Oct 2012

A few streets from the scene of the September 11 attacks that he hailed as “a towering day in history”, Abu Hamza was in a […]

Unprecedented Settlement Reached Over ICE Raids

Feds agree to pay $350,000 to men arrested during 2007 raids in New Haven.

Bob Connors NBC Connecticut 2/14/2012

Eleven men arrested in 2007 immigration raid in New Haven have reached an unprecedented settlement with the federal government paying them $350,000 and effectively ending any immigration proceedings against them.

On the morning of […]

Non-citizen Voting in Connecticut

Voting is a duty, and privilege, of citizenship. It’s at the core of our rights as Americans. Our democratic government is a strong reason why many immigrants want to become U.S. citizens. Some risk their lives for it, whether in escaping despotic regimes or by serving in the U.S. military. It’s true that […]

Black Conservatives Say Attorney General Holder’s Tuesday Night Speech at LBJ Library Was Partisan and Racialist

Alan Sexton Green Mountain Scribes 12/14/2011

“Eric Holder is Putting the Quality of our Electoral Process at Risk” and “the Real Racists… Claim Enforcing Voting ID Laws Hurt Minorities” Say Project 21 Spokesmen. Voter ID “Protects the Voices of Those who Deserve to be Heard”

Washington, D.C.– On the heels of Attorney General Eric Holder’s […]

AFL-CIO Leader Accepts Communist Party USA Award

Chris Jones The Hot Joints 12/9/2010

From The Blaze:

Those who doubt the connection between the communist party and the unions need only to read accounts of a recent awards ceremony to see how both groups view each other.

On Sunday, December 5, the Communist Party USA gave awards to a pair of labor leaders […]

English-Only Bookstore Stirs up Controversy in New Haven

By John Christoffersen, Associated Press via CNSNews.com January 22, 2010

New Haven, Conn. (AP) – A popular bookstore and cafe near Yale University wants its many Hispanic employees to speak English only around customers, sparking controversy in immigrant-friendly New Haven, where students fight for immigrant rights.

Atticus Bookstore and Cafe recently issued a policy stating […]