AZ Is Our Jim Crow Moment Of 21st Century

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Arizona’s immigration law is “our Jim Crow moment” of the 21st Century says Reverend Lennox Yearwood of the Hip Hop Caucus. He wears his disdain for the racially tinged Arizona law on his head. “Boycott Arizona” says his cap. Yearwood speaks with The UpTake at Netroots Nation 2010 about social justice, the media, and handing off the keys to the revolution to a new generation.

Don’t Let Your State Become AZ – State Rep Kyrsten Sinema

Click to Play Arizona State Representative Kyrsten Sinema (Phoenix) talks about how the state came to pass its controversial immigration law and why that should be a warning for progressives to be on the watch so other states don’t do the same thing. ;She spoke with The UpTake at Netroots Nation 2010 in Laas Vegas Nevada.

Obama: Immigration And Broadway Musicals

President Obama recalls that many of Broadway’s greats were immigrants who came to America with nothing but the clothes on their back and a song in their hearts. He made the comments while welcoming some of Broadway’s biggest stars to the White House for a White House Music Series Event saluting Broadway.