I am sharing my secret in order to give Americans a face to place with the label "illegal immigrant." You never hear our stories because we live in fear of getting thrown out of our homes. We are not numbers or aliens. We are your friends and your neighbors.
From Brazil to Russia: symbolic hand-over at the Maracana, Rio de Janeiro, 13 July 2014. Sepp Blatter, president of FIFA, stands between Russian president Vladimir Putin and Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff in this grab from the official FIFA video of the event. Russia will host the 2018 Fifa World Cup.
A powerful letter from a woman to her rapist is going viral after she stood in a courtroom and gave what Santa Clara County District Attorney Jeff Rosen called "the most eloquent, powerful and compelling piece of victim advocacy that I've seen in my 20 years as a prosecutor." A California judge last week sentenced Stanford student and aspiring Olympic swimmer Brock Turner to six months in a county jail with probation.
2. BOEHNER: OBAMA'S POLICIES ARE NOT WORKING (Jan. 28, 2015 - 12:29) House speaker on 'Special Report’ (watch first 4:39 minutes). House Speaker John Boehner declares he is finalizing a second lawsuit against Obama’s administration, accused of “not upholding the rule of law” on their immigration plan.