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Posts tagged as “immigrants”

The state of our union is divided

On Tuesday, January 30th, President Trump gave his State of the Union Address. The president covered a range of topics from tax reform to health care to the unity of our government and our country. Overall, the president seemed very pleased with the progress he had made in his first…

Letter to the Editor: No human is illegal

When The Augustana Observer delved into the topic of DACA last week, seeing the terminology used in several articles was very discouraging. The term “illegal immigrant” is absolutely incorrect and is considered by many to be a racial slur. While the majority of DACA recipients are Latinx there is a significant…

Augustana's refusal to share info is good

Since Trump was elected, Augustana and numerous other colleges around the country have agreed not to release immigration information to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). This is a reaction to the fear that the person about to take the Oval Office has plans to make drastic (negative) changes to our immigration…

Trump Reaching to minorities

The last year of Donald Trump’s run for presidency have been incredible. The candidate is an anomaly, winning the primaries and the republican nomination by a startling margin, all the while being the least-qualified and most repulsive candidate that any of us have ever witnessed. On his way to the…