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    ... Latino celebs speak out against Arizona law ...Other governments and figures throughout Latin America have also criticized the Arizona decree. The
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      Latino celebs speak out against Arizona law


      ...Other governments and figures throughout Latin America have also criticized the Arizona decree. The Colombian government warned that "the mutual trust between citizens and authorities should not be damaged by exclusionary measures." The Brazilian Foreign Ministry issued a statement claiming that the law violates the “rights of millions of foreigners who peacefully live and work in the United States.” In a declaration issued today by the UNASUR at their summit in Argentina, the bloc emphatically rejected the “criminalizing of immigrants” under the Arizonan law. Organization of American States chief Jose Miguel Insulza said that the law has caused a “terrifying affect among the Hispanic population and the rest of the U.S.”

      Meanwhile, several Latino celebs have joined the backlash against the controversial measure. Comedian Carlos Mencia blasted the law as a potential “violation of civil rights” while Shakira called the law “unjust” and “inhuman”. Ricky Martin criticized the edict at last week’s Billboard Latin Music Awards and Gloria Estefan was one of the estimated 50,000 marchers at a Los Angeles May Day rally...

      http://ourlatinamerica.blogspot.com/2010/05/latam-speaks-out-against-arizona.html

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      Subject: Shakira continues to speak out against the Arizona immigration law.


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      Subject: Shakira continues to speak out against the Arizona immigration law.

      Shakira Speaks Out Against Arizona Immigration Law

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      Pop music star Shakira
      continues to speak out against the Arizona immigration law.


      KJ


      May 4, 2010 in Current Affairs | Permalink| TrackBack (0)




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