The "Ferguson Moment" for Latinos That Never Was
February 24, 2015
Why the Pasco police killing didn't spark a national debate.
Democrats Discover Another Way to Win Latino Voters: Climate Change
February 18, 2015
Are Republicans worried yet?
The Myth of the "White" Latino
June 19, 2014
Sloppy analysis of Census data is giving the Republican Party false hope.
Fear of a Non-White Nation
June 10, 2014
Republicans have a deep-seated fear of the country's changing demographics.
These Eight Charts Explain Why 'Blue Texas' Won't Happen
August 11, 2013
The numbers don’t support the hype.
The Weekly Standard's Strange Rick Perry Fetish
July 15, 2013
Understandably, Republicans are anxious to show that they can do better among Hispanic voters without immigration reform. The problem is that there aren't many recent examples of Republicans doing well among Hispanics.
Winning More White Voters Won't Save the GOP
July 09, 2013
After Election Day, the conventional wisdom was that the GOP needed to make gains among Hispanics to win in 2016. Fox News' Brit Hume and Sean Hannity, for instance, quickly assessed the GOP needed to cave on immigration reform.
June 20, 2013
Worried about the slow-growing U.S. economy, and the even more slowly declining unemployment rate? Jeb Bush has a remedy: more immigrants. Especially the fast-breeding kind.
The Latest Exercise in "Blue Texas" Wishful Thinking
May 17, 2013
Texas electoral politics tend to elicit sensationalism.
Low-Wage Workers Will Benefit From Immigration Reform, Too
April 29, 2013
In a recent article, John Judis makes many excellent points about poorly compensated work in America.