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Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

1/18: Guacamole, Broken Social Scene...

1/18: Guacamole, Broken Social Scene...

...and a documentary about the Chelsea Hotel

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

An Immigration Impasse Long in the Making

An Immigration Impasse Long in the Making

The Arizona law is the culmination of years of inaction by Washington to deal with the issue of illegal immigration. 

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Summer Solstice Celebrations, Events Around the City

Summer Solstice Celebrations, Events Around the City

Today isn’t any ordinary Monday, it’s the summer solstice! To celebrate the longest day of the year there are several spots around the city having festivals and events through the evening --...

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Thousands March in Arizona Over Immigration Law

Thousands March in Arizona Over Immigration Law

Opponents to the tough new immigration law marched to Arizona state Capitol in Phoenix on Saturday with American flags and protest signs in hand. Proponents of the law are expected to hold their own rally at a...

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Audience Echoes NBC Poll: We Are a Nation Divided on Immigration

Audience Echoes NBC Poll: We Are a Nation Divided on Immigration

Across NBC's network of city websites, the conversation on immigration policy was active.

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Facing Deportation for Stopping Crime

Facing Deportation for Stopping Crime

It's called Section 287(g), and it means local police can enforce federal immigration laws. That's why an illegal immigrant from Mexico faces deportation after he did the right thing and called 911 to report...

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Call And Response: Taking the Temperature of a Nation Divided

Call And Response: Taking the Temperature of a Nation Divided

New Yorkers are not immune to the deep national divide over immigration policy and enforcement, according to the Tweets, emails and comments from readers reacting to a new NBC/MSNBC/Telemundo poll released...

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

A Look at One of the Most Active Spots on the Border

A Look at One of the Most Active Spots on the Border

New Yorkers are not immune to the deep national divide over immigration policy and enforcement, according to the Tweets, emails and comments from readers reacting to a new NBC/MSNBC/Telemundo poll released...

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Poll: On Immigration, Racial Divide Runs Deep

Poll: On Immigration, Racial Divide Runs Deep

White and Latino Americans are deeply divided over immigration, their allegiances to the nation’s political parties and their opinions about President Obama, according to a new NBC/MSNBC/Telemundo poll.

Thursday, Jun 30, 2011

Obama Orders 1,200 Troops to Border

Obama Orders 1,200 Troops to Border

White and Latino Americans are deeply divided over immigration, their allegiances to the nation’s political parties and their opinions about President Obama, according to a new NBC/MSNBC/Telemundo poll.

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