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Aura Bogado

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Aura Bogado

Aura Bogado


Aura Bogado writes about racial justice, Native rights, and immigration for The Nation. A former host and producer for Pacifica radio, her work has also been published in Mother Jones, Newsweek Argentina, Colorlines.com and The Huffington Post. She is currently based in New York City. 


News and Features

All the rhetoric surrounding immigration reform tends to obscure some basic facts.

While Washington debates a grand immigration resolution, some activists are putting their bodies on the line to free those in detention today.

From voter ID laws to inaccessible polling stations, Native voters in Arizona face a cascading series of hurdles to participating in the November election.


The push back against voter suppression has resulted in some major victories this week.
Pennsylvania’s voter ID law is already proving to be a burden to local agencies and nonprofits.
There's a concerted effort to register Native voters in 2012, and make a big impact on Election Day.
The group aims to get African-American voters in seven battleground states to re-elect President Obama.
The Nation’s Aura Bogado traveled with Undocubus and brings you her reporter’s notebook.
In their final stop before arriving to Charlotte for the DNC, UndocuBus riders continue to inspire others to come out of the shadows in...
Nearly half of all California voters are new or occasional voters. In South LA, one group is empowering community members to realize the...
As the RNC adds support of voter ID legislation to its platform, the DOJ backs Virginia’s voter ID law and California...