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Stigma attached to immigrants is not justified

By Paul DeLutio, Columnist

August 9, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinions

A momentous decision reached the Supreme Court last Monday that could determine the fate and livelihoods of over 4 million human beings. President Barack Obama’s long-awaited immigration amnesty policy reached a divided Supreme Court with as much acceptance as it did resistance, with a staunch ...

Where the six presidential candidates stand on six key issues

Where the six presidential candidates stand on six key issues

By Daily Illini Staff Report

March 15, 2016


Filed under News

Hillary ClintonEducationClinton has taken a more moderate position on higher education than her opponent Bernie Sanders, calling for “debt-free” college tuition rather than free college tuitionClimate ChangeClinton’s plan for energy and climate change is twofold. First, she wants to see the U.S. build half a billion s...

UI panelists discuss immigration and campus views

By Aaron Navarro

November 6, 2015


Filed under News

When it comes to immigration, has the media got you ‘Trumped’?That was the question posed by Anthropology Leaders hosting this year’s second “Taboo Talk” Thursday night in Lincoln Hall.EJ The talk was co-sponsored by the Latina/Latino Studies Department, La Casa Cultural Latina and La Colectiva,...

Restoring immigration services

April 21, 2015


Filed under Uncategorized

As of April 3, Governor Bruce Rauner cut funding for vital programs across the state, including all immigrant service programs. The Immigrant Service Line Item makes up only .01 percent of the overall state budget. This cut severs funding for essential programs, and hinders progress in the state. Immigra...

Where do the Democratic candidates for the 13th congressional stand?

Where do the Democratic candidates for the 13th congressional stand?

By Eleanor Black

February 24, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

To see where the Republican candidates stand, click here. Candidates running for the 13th congressional district met Thursday night for a public forum to discuss both national and local issues at the Champaign City Council Chambers. All candidates beside the incumbent Rep. Rodney Davis were in attendance...

Where do the Republican candidates for the 13th congressional district stand?

Where do the Republican candidates for the 13th congressional district stand?

By Eleanor Black

February 24, 2014


Filed under Uncategorized

To see where the Democratic candidates stand, click here. Candidates running for the 13th congressional district met Thursday night for a public forum to discuss both national and local issues at the Champaign City Council Chambers. All candidates beside the incumbent Rep. Rodney Davis were in attendance...