Media Coverage 2012

Civic Engagement & 2012 Elections

Race and politics: a cheat sheet for those seeking minority votes
Sharon Pian Chan, Seattle Times - November 13, 2012

Minorities' next move in politics
Jerry Large, Seattle Times - November 11, 2012

One America’s Rich Stolz on KIT’s Mike Bastinelli Show [AUDIO]
Mike Bastinelli, KIT Fox News/NewsTalk Radio (Yakima) - November 9, 2012

PubliCalendar: Immigration Rally, Long-Lost Letters, and the Arab Spring
Katie Vincent, Publicola - November 8, 2012

WA Election Reactions, Final Tally or Not...
Chris Thomas, Public News Service - November 8, 2012

Immigrants Demand Reform From Newly Re-elected Obama
Liz Jones, KUOW FM - November 8, 2012

Compromiso cívico, buscan participación electoral en hispanos
Normand Garcia, El Sol de Yakima - November 1, 2012

More Recent News

Minority representation still a challenge in hyper-diverse 9th district
Melanie Eng, Seattle Times - October 31, 2012

WA campaigns bring attention to Utah license model
Manuel Valdes, Fox News Latino - October 29, 2012

Advocacy working to get immigrant vote out
KNDU TV (Tri-Cities) - October 25, 2012

Preocupa baja participación del electorado latino en 2012
El Sol de Yakima - October 11, 2012

Immigration documentary to premiere in Yakima
Yakima Herald - October 10, 2012

New OneAmerica director aims to boost immigrant voter participation
Sara Stogner, Seattle Globalist - October 9, 2012

Washington state's Latinos find 'politics has not changed with the population
Regina Graham, The Guardian - October 7, 2012

Latino Education Policy Forum draws state's top educators
Kent Reporter - October 4, 2012

Latinos gain stature as voting bloc, but voter turnout low
Lornet Turnbull, Seattle Times - October 2, 2012

Same-sex relationships to be considered in deportation decisions
Luke Witman, Examiner - October 2, 2012

After Occupy and the election: how to organize for real change
Lisa Arnold, Crosscut - September 26, 2012

102 become Americans at citizenship event in Tacoma
Rob Carson, Tacoma News Tribune - September 23, 2012

Citizenship ceremony kicks off immigration conference
Ian Duncan, Baltimore Sun - September 22, 2012

Head of Seattle’s first immigrant and refugee office wants city to help clear a path of citizenship 
Aaron Burkhalter, Real Change - September 19, 2012

Fear Along the Northern Border: A Conversation with Ada Williams Prince
Jennifer Chan, Chicago Policy Review - September 12, 2012

Tuesday Jolt: The Port, Immigrants, and Choice
Erica Burnett, Publicola - September 11, 2012

Class action suit seeks to give detainees with mental disabilities the right to counsel
Carol Smith, Tacoma News Tribune - September 10, 2012

Op-ed: Dream Act: Giving hope to those living in the shadows
Xochitl Alejandra Rojas, Seattle Times - September 7, 2012

Immigrant-rights group endorses same-sex marriage
Lornet Turnbull, Seattle Times - September 6, 2012

Members of Congress Call for Border Patrol Audit (Northern Borders Coalition)

Piden auditoria de Patrulla Fronteriza,” La Raza del Noroeste
Cindy Arriola, La Raza del Noroeste - August 31, 2012

Border Patrol's Bad Week: Federal Judge and 11 Congress Members Deliver Blows
Nina Shapiro, Seattle Weekly - August 30, 2012

Prohíben a Patrulla Fronteriza capturas por raza o religión
Santiago Tavara, Norte Digital MX - August 29, 2012

Piden investigar a agentes de la Patrulla Fronteriza por abusos  
Santiago Tavara, Hispavista - August 28, 2012

Congress members urge audit of Border Patrol
Manuel Valdes, Associated Press (via Seattle PI) - August 28, 2012

Metro area activist groups join call for Border Patrol investigation
Oralandar Brand-Williams, The Detroit News - August 28, 2012

Smith, McDermott and others call for probe of Border Patrol authority
Lornett Turnbull, Seattle Times - August 28, 2012

Legislators Join Northern Borders Coalition to Demand Border Patrol Audit
Kathy Mulady, Equal Voices News - August 27, 2012

Deferred Action

DREAMers begin the application process
Arlette Rodriguez, You Decide - August 23, 2012

Los DREAMers comienzan proceso de aplicación
Arlette Rodriguez, Tú Decides - August 23, 2012

Granger meeting educates hundreds of people about federal immigration plan
Adriana Janovich, Yakima Herald - August 21, 2012

Undocumented Youth To Start Applying For 'Dreamer' Immigration Waiver
Meghan Walker, KUOW 94.9 FM - August 16, 2012

New immigration program begins for those up to age 30
Michelle Dupler, Tri-City Herald - August 15, 2012 

Interview with Toby Guevin and Xochitl Curno on Deferred Action

KOMO NewsRadio - August 15, 2012

Deferred Action is the Start of Much Needed Change
KCPQ13 TV - August 15, 2012
Deferred Action is a Good Start
KOMO4 TV - August 15, 2012

Expertos de la región hablan de la Acción Diferida
Jaime Méndez, KUNS TV (Univision) - August 15, 2012

Deferred Action For Undocumented Immigrants
Shannon McCann, KAPP/KVEW TV - August 15, 2012

Hundreds gather at town hall meeting for deferred action program
Breanna Gilroy, KNDU TV - August 15, 2012

Chasing Down the DREAM
Keegan Hamilton, Seattle Weekly - August 22, 2012

Thousands of illegal immigrants line up for right to work
Associated Press (via Yakima Herald) - August 15, 2012 

Thousands of illegal youth could apply for deportation deferment
Lisa Loevsky, KNDU TV - August 14, 2012

Migrant youth work permits available
Melanie Tubbs, KEPR TV - August 14, 2012

Waivers point young illegal immigrants toward a dream
Editorial Board, Seattle Times - August 14, 2012

Undocumented 'Dreamers' Focus Of Statewide Forums
Liz Jones, KUOW 94.9 FM - August 2, 2012

PubliCalendar: Candidate Forum, DREAMers Forum, and More
Josh Feit, Publicola - August 1, 2012

OneAmerica in the Media

All should call out hate after Wisconsin Sikh shooting
Hardeep Singh Rekhi, Seattle Times - August 14, 2012

La reforma de salud en Seattle

Cindy Arriola, La Raza del Noroeste - July 13, 2012

In state's new Latino district, a search for candidates
Manuel Valdes, Associated Press (via Seattle Times) - April 8, 2012

One America’s English Innovations Graduation
Seattle City Councilmember Mike O’Brien, Seattle City Council - April 6, 2012

Interview with Pramila Jayapal
Enrique Cerna, KCTS9 Conversations - April 6, 2012

Ayuda con la ciudadanía
Cindy Arriola, La Raza del Noroeste, April 8, 2012

’Insecure Communities’: The ICE Program to Fingerprint Illegal Aliens Comes to Washington, Despite Cost and Public-Safety Concerns
Keegan Hamilton, Seattle Weekly - April 5, 2012

Northern Border Project

Coalition wants Border Patrol reined in
United Press International - February 29, 2012

Border Patrol oversteps its bounds, coalition says
Lornet Turnbull, Seattle Times - February 28, 2012

For more media coverage and information about OneAmerica's Northern Border Project, see this Delicious collection

Immigrants' Day at the Capitol 2012

Farmers, immigrants unite against E-Verify
Manuel Valdes, Seattle Times - January 28, 2012

Friday Jolt: Immigrants and PACs
Publicola - January 27, 2012

Group rallies for immigrant rights in Olympia
Eric Francavilla, Tri-City Herald - January 27, 2012 

Legislature takes up bill to remove hurdles to electing minorities
Stephanie Kim, Seattle Times - January 26, 2012

Noticias Noroeste, KUNS-TV Univision - January 26, 2012

Immigration Laws In Wash. Draws Hundreds To Olympia
Azusa Uchikura, OPB News (Northwest Public Radio) - January 26, 2012



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