#Not1More Deportation

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But will they reconcile their immigration and mass incarceration messages?

Last night’s democratic debate hosted by the Washington Post and Univision was significant for multiple reasons. It was the first time in history presidential candidates received a question at a debate in Spanish. It centered the country’s growing Latino electorate. And after being a quickly passing talking point, if addressed at all in previous debates, the candidates addressed the issue of immigration directly. While Clinton called for an end to raids and said she would not deport children​, Sanders named President Obama as ‘wrong on deportation.’   Read more