Entries by Cheryl Aguilar

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Alabama Families Rally Against Immigration Law

By Cheryl Aguilar, Dec 21, 2011 9:35 AM

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- With the holiday upon us, more than 2,500 Alabamians, activists and leaders from across the nation came out to Montgomery, Ala. streets to rally and march to repeal anti-immigration law HB 56 as their holiday wish to call for an end to racial profiling, separation of families and to build a better Alabama.

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Social Media Use in the 2012 Elections

By Cheryl Aguilar, Dec 5, 2011 3:06 PM

Earlier this year, when the first earthquake in decades hit the DC metro area, it took about 20 seconds for news about the earthquake to spread from coast to coast.

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Thousands Dream, Nothing Will Hold Them Back

By Cheryl Aguilar, Dec 15, 2010 4:10 PM

From generating up to 160,000 calls to Congress in two days last week to droves of people from 38 states pouring into icy-cold Washington, D.C., this past Sunday for a Christmas caroling march to the White House, from a month long student-led hunger strike in Texas to vigils around the country, there was nothing that would hold back DREAMers and supporters from making their voices heard at a pivotal time for a chance of immigration reform.