Posts tagged "Minutemen"

Republican candidate for Illinois governor, Bill Brady, to share stage with local Tea Party and Minuteman leaders

Chicago immigrant rights activists and religious leaders are upset that the Republican candidate for Illinois governor, state Sen. Bill Brady, and other Republican politicians are scheduled to share the stage Saturday with a woman who is the founder of the Illinois Minuteman Project and has made controversial comments about immigrants, Catholics and Muslims. Rosanna Pulido... Read more »

How do we fight hate crimes?

How do we fight hate crimes? At the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) conference in Chicago a group of leaders said the only way to do this is to band together. It doesn’t matter how many Minutemen show up (just a few) to protest the conference outside McCormick Place. Check out the video made... Read more »

Minuteman linked to another murder

I blogged earlier this week about the rogue members of the anti-immigration group, the Minutemen, who were arrested for killing a Latino man in Arizona and his 9-year-old daughter. Now one of those suspects is being held in the murder of another Hispanic man dating back to 1997, according to a story in the Seattle... Read more »