Dec 11, 2014

'Bittersweet': Immigrant-Rights Advocates Respond to Obama Plan | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

President Barack Obama's announcement of relief from deportation for about 5 million people, unveiled in a televised address Thursday night, is eliciting mixed reactions from immigrant-rights activists, families, and elected officials, some of whom say the plan goes too far—and others who say it doesn't go nearly far enough.  "[This] victory is historic but it is incomplete." —Cristina Jimenez...

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