Issue: February 15 – February 21, 2012
Inside this issue:
The Illinois Coalition of Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR) is an immigrant advocacy group that is introducing a strategic plan to blend immigrants into U.S. society. StreetWise Editor-In-Chief Suzanne Hanney writes about their influence and agenda in meeting their goals.
She interviewed ICIRR Board member and Center for Community Change Political Director Rudy Lopez at the organization’s 2nd annual Illinois Immigrant Integration Summit February 4 at Malcolm X College. “To our enemies, if you register 5,000 anti-immigration voters, we will register 10,000 more; if you register 10,000, we will register 20,000.”
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