What Immigration Activists Can Learn From BLM's Success

Source: The Daily Beast - View Original Article
Published: Aug 01, 2020
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72% Liberal


Bias Score Calculation:

This article includes the following sentiments, providing an average bias score of 72% Liberal:

  • 1 negative sentiment for ICE


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89% "What's overdue is a closer alignment of the Black and immigrant communities that have been on the receiving end of those forces."
86% "It's no coincidence that the same forces responsible for brutalizing Black communities, instituting inherently racist measures like stop and frisk, and disproportionately incarcerating people of color are working in tandem with the forces that shoot tear gas at asylum-seekers at the border, throw families into ice boxes and violently raid homes leaving kids without parents."
76% "When Donald Trump finally made good on his long-standing threats to send in the feds to police American cities in the midst of protests about policing, it wasn't the Army or some new phantom force but Customs and Border Patrol."
62% "To quote a fairly popular leftist chant: La migra, la policía, la misma porquería."
28% "If you're surprised that CBP, whom we've relied on to weed out so-called bad hombres from crossing our borders, is now being weaponized against legal and law-abiding residents, you haven't been paying attention."
-52% "Agents have been snatching Black Lives Matter protesters off of the streets of Portland, a thousand miles from the nearest border in a scene that may be coming soon to a city near you."


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Contributing sentiments towards policy:

89% : What's overdue is a closer alignment of the Black and immigrant communities that have been on the receiving end of those forces.
86% : It's no coincidence that the same forces responsible for brutalizing Black communities, instituting inherently racist measures like stop and frisk, and disproportionately incarcerating people of color are working in tandem with the forces that shoot tear gas at asylum-seekers at the border, throw families into ice boxes and violently raid homes leaving kids without parents.
76% : When Donald Trump finally made good on his long-standing threats to send in the feds to police American cities in the midst of protests about policing, it wasn't the Army or some new phantom force but Customs and Border Patrol.
62% : To quote a fairly popular leftist chant: La migra, la policía, la misma porquería.
48% : Agents have been snatching Black Lives Matter protesters off of the streets of Portland, a thousand miles from the nearest border in a scene that may be coming soon to a city near you.
28% : If you're surprised that CBP, whom we've relied on to weed out so-called "bad hombres" from crossing our borders, is now being weaponized against "legal" and "law-abiding" residents, you haven't been paying attention.

*Our bias meter rating uses data science including sentiment analysis, machine learning and our proprietary algorithm for determining biases in news articles. The rating is an independent analysis and is not affiliated nor sponsored by the news source or any other organization

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