Tag: Jose Antonio Vargas
The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist with Bay Area ties had been stopped at a South Texas airport.
‘What does it mean to pledge allegiance to a flag since you’re 12, a flag that doesn’t belong to you?’
If you come to the United States — or stay here — without the permission of the government, are you an illegal immigrant, an illegal alien, or an undocumented immigrant? Jose Antonio Vargas took on the long-simmering controversy over this terminology on Friday when he spoke to the Online News Association at its annual meeting. […]
SEATTLE (AP) — The Washington State Department of Licensing has canceled the driver’s license for Jose Antiono Vargas, the Pulitzer Prize winning journalist who publicly said he is an illegal immigrant. Vargas attended San Francisco State University and once worked for the San Francisco Chronicle early in his career. Department spokeswoman Christine Anthony says that […]
Jose Antonio Vargas appeared on Forum with Michael Krasny, on KQED Radio. The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist made headlines around the world last month when he revealed in a New York Times Magazine article that he is an undocumented immigrant. The Mountain View-raised Vargas discussed the public response to his admission, and talk about his new […]