Uncle Tom’s Senator

By Juan Lacayo|May 22, 2018

According to the Oregon Voters’ Pamphlet, John Verbeek believes that the Declaration of Independence along with the Constitution was “decisive progress on the fair way of individual political rights under limited government.” He isn’t wrong about that notion, though his

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Why the U.S. should pass the DREAM Act.

By Tony Greiner|August 10, 2014

Editor’s Note: “Inside Higher Education” a newsite devoted to reporting on college stuff in the United States recently ran an opinion piece by Alexandra Logue and Samuel Shrank on how undocumented students do a City University of New York, and

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Examining the Secure Communities Program

By Jessica Funaro|April 16, 2014

The controversy surrounding the US Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency (ICE) detainment of PCC student leader Victor Albarran has instigated a broader analysis of the Secure Communities program here at The Bridge. Established in 2008 under the Bush Administration’s anti-terrorism

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The Complicated Case of Victor Albarran

By Jessica Funaro|April 16, 2014

On March 31st, The Bridge published a message from the PCC chapter of Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlán (MEChA) concerning Victor Albarran, PCC student, and immigration reform activist. The message informed that Mr. Albarran was being detained by the US

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Join Your PCC Community in Support of Victor Albarran!

By Jessica Funaro|March 31, 2014

Victor Albarran, the PCC  MEChA Chapter Outreach Coordinator is facing deportation. He is currently in the custody of  US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in Tacoma, WA. On Sunday morning we started a campaign with the support of ASPCC Alumni,

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