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6 anti-Muslim incidents in Ontario since Paris attacks
11/23/2015
Toronto, ON-Various hate crimes were committed against Muslims in response to the Paris attacks. The incidents consist of hate mail, assault, and starting a fire in a mosque. Click here to read more.

Passengers Call 911 After Being Pulled off Flight at Midway Airport
11/23/2015
Chicago, IL-Two gentlemen were intially barred from boarding their flight back to Philadelphia because a passenger was "scared to fly with them." The men were eventually allowed to fly after being questioned by security and police. Read the full story here.

Syrian Refugees and America's Long History of Selective Immigration Policy
11/23/2015
America's immigration policy has been historically biased against different groups of people. Read more here.

Where The 2016 Candidates Stand On Immigration, In One Chart
11/23/2015
NPR compiled information on the 2016 presidential candidates' stances on immigration policies. See the full chart here.

Armed protesters gather outside Islamic Center of Irving
11/21/2015
Dallas, TX-Protestors gathered outside of a mosque in Irving, Texas on November 21st in response to state plans to let in Syrian refugees. See the story on The Dallas Morning News site.

Movies

An American Tail (USA 1986)
...And the Earth Did Not Swallow Him (USA 1995)
Balseros/Cuban Rafters (Spain 2002)
Biutiful (France 2010)
Bolivia (Argentina 2001)
Cesar Chavez (USA 2014)
Even the Rain (Spain/Mexico/France 2010)
Far and Away (USA 1992)
In America (Ireland/UK, 2002)
María Full of Grace (Colombia/USA 2004)
Latcho Drom (France 1994)
El Norte (USA 1984)
Al Otro Lado (Mexico 2004)
Romántico (USA 2005)
Viva la causa (USA 2008)
Which Way Home (USA 2009)
Who is Dayani Cristal (UK/Mexico 2013)

Documentaries

Books

An Account, Much Abbreviated, of the Destruction of the Indies by Bartolomé de las Casas
American Society: How It Actually Works by Erik Olin Wright and Joel Rogers
...And the Earth Did Not Devour Him by Tomás Rivera
Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt
The Arrival by Shaun Tan
The Broken Spears: The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico by Miguel León Portilla
Call it Sleep by Henry Roth
Deep Rivers by Jose María Arguedas
Diary of a Bad Year by J.M. Coetzee
Dreaming in Cuban by Cristina Garcia
Drown by Junot Díaz
Enrique’s Journey by Sonia Nazario
The Tortilla Curtain by T. C. Boyle
The Vision of Emma Blau by Ursula Hegi
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration by Isabel Wilkerson
When I was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago
Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
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