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Ruben Navarrette Jr.

Ruben Navarrette Jr. is a member of the editorial board of the San Diego Union Tribune, a nationally syndicated columnist, a frequent lecturer, and a regular contributor to CNN.com.
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Obama Administration Lies About Illegal Immigrant Deportations

Friday, January 6th, 2012 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

Fudged numbers and cynical manipulation of Hispanic voters.

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Gingrich Didn’t Go Far Enough in Criticizing Americans’ Work Ethic

Thursday, December 29th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

It's not just poor minority parents who fail to instill good work habits in their children.

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Gingrich Plan on Immigration a Good Starting Point

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

Ten reasons why Newt's program is a positive step forward.

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How the GOP Should Talk (and Not Talk) to Latinos About Immigration

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

Six things the GOP is doing wrong—and six they could be doing right—when talking about immigration.

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Perry the Only Credible Choice for Latino Conservatives

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

Romney's attack on Perry's immigration policies has angered GOP Latinos.

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Stay the Course, Rick Perry

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

There is only one Republican running for president who is dealing with the immigration issue honestly.

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On Immigration, Perry Should Take the Offensive

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

The Texas governor has nothing to apologize for.

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New Deportation Policy Less than It Appears

Saturday, August 27th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

Not "silent amnesty." Just politics as usual.

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Republicans Have a Golden Opportunity to Win the Latino Vote

Saturday, July 30th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

They can make a good start by offering Latino voters what they crave most: respect.

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Nice DREAM: On Immigration, Dem Promises Become Lies

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

When will Latinos wake up?

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Obama’s Doublespeak on Immigration

Friday, June 24th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

The administration’s immigration policy is all about the numbers.

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Marco Rubio’s Ham-Handed Treatment of the Immigration Issue

Friday, June 17th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

Why is the Florida senator's approach to the issue so simplistic, shallow, flawed, and utterly predictable?

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Why Jeb Bush Should Run for President in 2012

Wednesday, June 8th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

The former Florida governor combines many of the best attributes of other candidates with the added bonus he can attract the Latino vote. (Also read: WaPo: "Romney appears formidable" against Obama.)

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Obama’s Immigration Policy: The Audacity of Manipulation

Monday, May 30th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

The president violates his own so-called moral imperatives.

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Nuance Escapes Both Supporters and Foes of Illegal Immigration

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

There's more to immigration reform supporters than one-dimensional cartoon caricatures.

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Latinos and Blacks Share Frustration Over Obama

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

Don’t look now, but a divide is closing.

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Six Reasons Why Latinos May Stay Home on Election Day

Friday, April 29th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

The Latino community's disgust for Obama has turned into contempt for the man and his policies.

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A Roadmap on Immigration for 2012

Sunday, April 17th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

Meg Whitman recently did a mea culpa for the Republican Party and how it treats the immigration issue.

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Obama’s Flip Flop on Deportations

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

The president's credibility with Latino voters on this and other issues is at low ebb.

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The Media Double Standard on Hispanic Political Loyalties

Friday, April 1st, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

If Hispanics don't vote for the GOP, it's Republicans' fault. But if they don't vote for Democrats, they're "fickle."

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From Tea Party to Tequila Party?

Saturday, March 26th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

Latinos are getting restless.

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Immigration Enforcement Partnership Program a Mess

Saturday, March 12th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

A program that encourages federal/local cooperation in immigration enforcement is being poorly managed by ICE while local law enforcement breaks the rules.

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The Rank Dishonesty of Immigration Restrictionists

Thursday, February 24th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

Those who claim to support legal immigration are often shown to be in favor of drastically restricting legal entrance by immigrants to the U.S.

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GOP Outreach to Latinos Draws Fire from Conservatives

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

The Hispanic Leadership Network, a new organization that seeks to build a bridge between Latinos and the center-right, is being strongly criticized by some conservatives.

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Arianna Huffington’s Insulting Treatment of Minorities

Friday, February 4th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

The liberal harridan is creating separate pages for blacks and Hispanics to solve the embarrassing problem of not enough minority writers on her website.

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