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Enough With Your Tired, Poor, Huddled Masses, Already!

December 14, 2006

Union: DHS Raids Grabbed Legal Workers“Stormtroopers came in with machine guns, rounded [the workers] into the cafeterias, separated identified citizens from non-citizens, and then they took away all green cards and put non-citizens onto buses,” regardless of the immigrants’ legal status, Jill Cashen of the United Food and Commercial Workers union (UCFW) told me this morning. — [Via: Majikthise.] — All that’s left is for OFFAL to decide whether these people are enemy combatants or not. —

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  1. December 17, 2006 11:08 PM

    For the record to note, late, what both Majikthise and TPMmuckraker point out, “According to DHS’ own tally, only 65 of the 1,282 arrests were for criminal violations, including identity-theft related crimes.” And read Christy Hardin Smith’s take on the situation here; and, some photos and stories/interviews re: the separation of parents and children in the raids at the Des Moines Register.

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