Postville (United States)

Type: City
Name: Postville (United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 43.084702
Longitude: -91.568199
population: 2,246
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Immigration reform critical to Iowa’s economic health

Although it is easy to associate immigration with border security alone, it is actually an issue of significance to Iowans. As a national leader in agriculture, the success of this state's 92,856 farms is critical to our overall economic health. We sell ... [Published Times-Republican - 15 hours ago]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Play about recent immigrant farmers has message for everyone

By Jean Caspers-Simmetsimmet@agrinews.com Date Modified: 04/14/2014 10:17 AM | Print version FAYETTE, Iowa — Mary Swander remembers the young veteran who spoke to her after "Vang," her play about recent immigrant farmers, was performed in Ottumwa."She ... [Published Agri News - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Protestors greet Paul Ryan in Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS | According to his critics, U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan’s “anti-middle class budget” would cost the country 3 million jobs – the equivalent of firing the entire population of Iowa.But it gave one Iowan, retired electrical worker Norm Sterzenbach, ... [Published Waterloo/Cedar Falls Courier - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Migrants at Risk: How U.S. Policies Facilitate Human Trafficking

Migrant farm workers in California (USDA/Flickr)Human trafficking is in the news nearly every day. The most recent high-profile case unfolded when a federal grand jury indicted Indian consular officer Devyani Khobragade for presenting false information ... [Published Dissent Magazine - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 1 reports

Nearly 2,000 Attendees Descend on Medtrade Spring

)—Just shy of 2,000 providers showed up for Medtrade Spring, the Spring version of the nation’s premiere HME trade show. Exhibitors reported steady traffic on the Mandalay Bay Convention Center floor, and educational sessions yielded solid attendance ... [Published HomeCare Magazine - Mar 17 2014]
First reported Nov 07 2013 - Updated Nov 07 2013 - 1 reports

Inside America’s Torture Factories

A reader dissents: You do yourself and your argument no favors when you refer to industrial pork farms – however cruel they may be – as “America’s Concentration Camps.” These farms may be barbaric, but to refer to them as “concentration camps” is spectacularly ... [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Nov 07 2013]

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"Some families struggled to resolve the sale or transfer their land, dissolving relationships," Swander said. "Others found peacefully rational solutions that focused not only on viability of the family, but also of the land."
After the raid, Rubashkin told Amara to get out of the United States, saying, "Just go ahead and leave and forget about everything here" and giving him $4,000 for plane fare and other expenses, the document states

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Immigration reform critical to Iowa’s economic ... [Published Times-Republican - 15 hours ago]
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Protestors greet Paul Ryan in Cedar Rapids [Published Waterloo/Cedar Falls Courier - Apr 12 2014]
Migrants at Risk: How U.S. Policies Facilitate ... [Published Dissent Magazine - Mar 26 2014]
Nearly 2,000 Attendees Descend on Medtrade Spring [Published HomeCare Magazine - Mar 17 2014]
Inside America’s Torture Factories [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Nov 07 2013]
Ex-plant manager admits role in immigration scheme [Published Beaver County Times - Aug 29 2013]
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A reader dissents: You do yourself and your argument no favors when you refer to industrial pork farms – however cruel they may be – as “America’s Concentration Camps.” These farms may be barbaric, but to refer to them as “concentration camps” is spectacularly ...
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