A day earlier, the mother and son had been reunited in Texas after being separated by U. Now they awaited another reunion: With the father Abisai had not seen in person since he was an infant. Then the boy spotted his father and sprinted toward him.
I stopped caring about my community, my neighbors, and those I serve. I stopped caring today because a once noble profession has become despised, hated, distrusted, and mostly unwanted.
I stopped caring today because parents refuse to teach their kids right from wrong and blame us when they are caught breaking the law. Moms hate us in their schools because we frighten them and remind them of the evil that lurks in the world.
We always kill innocent people with unjust violence. We are called bullies for using a Taser during a fight, but are condemned further for not first tasing the guy who pulls a gun on us. I stopped caring today as no one wants us around, but instantly demands answers, results, arrests, when a crime takes place.
To never accept responsibility for ones actions, but to blame everyone else instead of themselves. To argue that getting stoned should be a right, yet getting a job or an education is a hassle.
To steal verus earn. To hate versus help.
Yes, I stopped caring today. But tomorrow, I will put my uniform back on and I will care again.Jose Antonio Vargas (born February 3, ) is a journalist, filmmaker, and immigration rights activist.
Born in the Philippines and raised in the United States from the age of twelve, he was part of The Washington Post team that won the Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Reporting in for coverage of the Virginia Tech shooting online . Why Illegal Immigrants Should Not Be Deported - Immigration has been a problem for so many years.
This issue began in the 19th century and yet is still a major problem in the U.S. Illegal immigrants don't have many rights living in the U.S. “Hit Pause on Brett Kavanaugh: The integrity of the Supreme Court is at stake.” This editorial will appear in Thursday’s edition of The New York Times..
And in other commentary online at The New York Times, columnist Gail Collins has an essay titled “We’re in Virgin Territory: Approaching the Kavanaugh collision.” Columnist Ross Douthat has an essay .
May 01, · We're an independent, student-run newsroom. The Daily Californian covers the city of Berkeley and the campus in unparalleled detail, all while training the future of the journalism industry. Debates over immigration dominate today’s newspaper headlines and political campaigns.
These debates may be new in some of their particular concerns (the border with Mexico, Islamist terrorism), but many of the questions raised and arguments presented would have been deeply familiar to a reader in On Nov. 20, , U.S. President Barack Obama announced a series of executive actions to reform immigration laws in the United States.
These new actions will protect up to five million illegal.