If the goal of the Affordable Care Act is to provide affordable health care, it must be expanded to cover everyone, regardless of immigration status.
Whenever there is an uprising in the US, public figures condemn "violent protests." However, condemnation without understanding will only feed the current rage.
James Cersonsky is a labor and education reporter and an editor at StudentNation. He directs an action research program connecting students with neighborhood history. Find him on Twitter @cersonsky.