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Fear of immigrants has a long history in the United States. In this cartoon, published in 1891, illustrator Grant Hamilton draws a judge scolding Uncle Sam:

If Immigration was properly Restricted you would no longer be troubled with Anarchy, Socialism, the Mafia and such kindred evils!

From New York Harbor behind them comes a horde of arriving immigrants labeled “German socialist,” “Russian anarchist,” “Polish vagabond,” “Italian brigand,” “English convict,” and “Irish pauper.

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Singer songwriter Tom Russell — he comes from border country in Texas — has a question for the Cheeto Bandido: “Who’s gonna build you wall?”

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“Build a wall, ese? Hell! I’ve got my wheelbarrow right here,” says Texas-born Donald Trump supporter Pizarrón aka The Chalkboard. He’s the artist formerly known as Ernest Acosta.

Ask A Mexican: What part of ‘illegal’ don’t you understand?

by Comic Saenz April 3, 2015 Cultura
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POCHO’s Associate Naranjero Gustavo ¡Ask A Mexican! Arellano answers the pregunta “What part of ‘illegal’ don’t Mexicans understand?” with his own question for pinches Know Nothing gabachos.

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Arizona schools remove ‘illegal Spaniards’ from high school curriculum

by María Purísima August 28, 2013 El Now
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(PNS reporting from TUCSON) The Tucson Independent School District’s high school history classes will drop all references to Spanish conquistadores when discussing the history of North America before English pilgrims came to the U.S. Instead, the district’s teachers will focus on more “American” historical figures, such as Englishman John Smith, School Board Chair Kyle Brown […]

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Young undocumented immigrants line up to apply for Deferred Action

by Lalo Alcaraz August 15, 2012 El Now
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(PNS reporting from CHICAGO) Hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants brought to this country as children are applying today for a deportation reprieve under a new program established by the Obama administration. DREAMers will receive a two­-year deferment of deportation proceedings. If approved by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, those DREAMers can also apply for a […]

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It was a green-skinned big-eyed flying Martian robot peeper (toon)

by CARLOS SAGAN August 7, 2012 Cartoons
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Ñewsy Week: Daniel D Portado returns, AL ♥ CA y much more

by Comic Saenz February 5, 2012 El Now
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A busy ñewsweek brought the return to glory of the original self-deportationist, Daniel D. Portado, who, it turns out, is a fictional character created by POCHO Jefe-in-Chief Lalo Alcaraz; an Alabama plan to import Canadians to replace the immigrant labor that used to keep the state running; and militant MEChA murmurings about the Lack of […]

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Alabama legislators to ‘import’ Canadian workers to fill jobs

by Santino J. Rivera February 2, 2012 El Now
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(PNS reporting from DIXIE) In a move to avoid further financial ruin and humiliation, Alabama legislators are considering an unusual measure called the “Canuck Program” that would “import” laborers from Canadia to fill empty Alabama jobs. Immigrant Mexican labor has all but disappeared from the Alabama landscape and the state has lost $10.8 billion in […]

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Daniel D. Portado tells Rachel Maddow about ‘self-deportation’ (video)

by Comic Saenz February 1, 2012 El Now
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Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy POCHO Jefe-in-Chief Lalo Alcaraz joined the Rachel Maddow show on MSNBC Wednesday evening to discuss the fictional Daniel D. Portado character he created in 1994 to mock a racist California anti-immigrant measure. Lalo’s “self-deportation” hoax solution for undocumented residents was reborn last week […]

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Hispanics For Wilson’s first press release touted ‘Self-Deportation’

by Lalo Alcaraz January 31, 2012 El Now
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This is the first-ever recorded instance of “Self-Deportation,” an original Hispanics For Wilson press release dating from Mexican Independence Day, 1994. Daniel D. Portado was then known as “Dr. D. Portado.” Click here for all of POCHO’s Daniel D. Portado coverage.

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Listen: Daniel D. Portado’s NPR debut, 1996

by Andalé Mono January 31, 2012 Audio
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Daniel D. Portado is no newbie. Check out this interview with NPR’s Ira Glass on This American Life.

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Coyote says new crop of ‘Cuban’ migrants are Mexicans

by Santino J. Rivera January 26, 2012 El Now
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(PNS reporting from LA FLORIDA) The new wave of so-called “Cuban” immigrants washing up on the shores of the Sunshine State are really Mexicanos in disguise, at least according to one coyote. In an exclusive interview with PNS, people smuggler Chivo Rodriguez says the scheme is already an open secret in Mexico and it’s only […]

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Veto Romney, not the DREAM Act

by Julio Salgado January 21, 2012 Cartoons
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This image is about to get printed for a rally in Florida!

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Pocho Ocho nicknames for Joe Arpaio, AZ’s nightmare before Christmas

by Victor Payan January 6, 2012 Pocho Ocho
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Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his Maricopa Madmen never cease to amaze in their wanton quest to lower the bar on human rights in America, as seen in this tragic story of combat veteran Marty Atencio, the latest victim of Arpaio’s reign of terror. This tragedy about an all-American man beaten to death in Maricopa […]

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Al Madrigal: ‘The day I hired a day laborer’ (NSFW)

by Comic Saenz January 4, 2012 Cultura
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Al Madrigal live at the Laugh Factory: When at Home Depot (note to self – go early in the morning) it’s important to choose wisely when picking your day laborer. Not Safe For Work. Tomorrow’s video: Pocho-in-Chief Lalo Alcaraz interviews Al at POCHO headquarters about Al’s new full-time gig as the Daily Show’s Senior Latino […]

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Illegals — go home!

by Lalo Alcaraz December 12, 2011 Cartoons
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What goes around, comes around.

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