As Iowans we are privileged in so many ways – with our land, our people and our history, but we should be willing to show some humility in recognizing how these privileges came to be. How different would life be today if freedmen and women had been allowed to take their rightful place as land owning, independent farm families – like so many of our ancestors here in Iowa?
- August 17, 2020
- May 23, 2017The Department of Justice is perverting a rule to shut down immigrants-rights lawyers.
- March 20, 2017Many immigrants are secluding themselves in fear of deportation.
- February 13, 2017They — and the communities into which they’re placed — thrive.
- August 26, 2014Call it irony or call it a nightmare, but the “crisis” of Central American children crossing the US-Mexican border is now fading from the news.