Immigrants without citizenship get harsher sentences than citizens

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Immigrants without citizenship get harsher sentences than citizens. 

Nationality trumps race in sentencing gap
Study after study has shown that black men do more time in jail than white men who commit similar crimes — an entrenched racial disparity in the nation’s justice system that Attorney General Eric Holder has decried as “shameful” and unacceptable.

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Let's keep the internet fair and open for everyone, not just the businesses that…

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Let's keep the internet fair and open for everyone, not just the businesses that pay the most money.  Let the U.S. Federal Communication Commission know that you support Net Neutrality.  https://www.battleforthenet.com/

This is why your Internet is slow. And it’ll get worse. Unless you take 1 min to do this, now.
You’re our only hope.

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I can so relate to this. 

I sometimes like to pretend I don't know what people are saying in Spanish just to see if they talk about me.  And when I do talk, I am usually the one who speaks better Spanish than them!

Latino Life: Are We Tolerant Of Our Own Hispanic Diversity?
Being Latino means being part of a rich, diverse culture. Or does it? Some Latinos feel removed from their peers because of their skin color, language abilit…

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Mom was telling me that she’ll never look at a handicapped person walking down…

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Mom was telling me that she’ll never look at a handicapped person walking down the street the same way ever again. That’s probably true. That person is doing the best he or she can. He’s got some unique problems—like how do you poop?

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Perspective
Mom was telling me that she’ll never look at a handicapped person walking down the street the same way ever again. That’s probably true. That person is doing the best he or she can. He’s got some unique problems—like how do you poop? Ok, so lot’s of background on this one. When a person is […]

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