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Linda Chavez

Linda Chavez is one of the chairmen for the Center for Equal Opportunity, a syndicated columnist, has written for The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The New Republic, Commentary, and Reader’s Digest, and has served on two Fortune 500 company boards. She authored Out of the Barrio: Toward a New Politics of Hispanic Assimilation, discussing the timeline of Hispanic progress regarding bilingual education, voting rights, immigration, and affirmative action. Chavez served in the Reagan administration as the Director of the Office of Public Liaison, making her the highest-ranking woman in President Reagan’s White House. In 2000, the Library of Congress named Chavez a Living Legend.


Articles by Linda Chavez

August 9, 2019 10:31 am

When Humans Are Seen As Pollutants

The El Paso shooter highlights the nexus between immigration restriction and radical environmentalism.
Linda Chavez
July 23, 2019 7:32 am

Amy Wax’s “White” Race

University of Pennsylvania law professor Amy Wax caused a stir last week with her comments during a panel on…
Linda Chavez
July 16, 2019 4:44 am

Let Them Work

Detention centers at the border are full of able-bodied people. Our economy needs workers. Maybe we can work something out.
Linda Chavez
April 8, 2019 3:33 pm

Beware the Bully in Chief

Kirstjen Nielsen’s departure from the Trump administration should be a warning to the few remaining honest Trump appointees:…
Linda Chavez
April 5, 2019 11:49 am

The Trump Who Cried Wolf

Donald Trump told everyone there was an immigration crisis when there wasn't one. Now there is a crisis and he doesn't want to fix it.
Linda Chavez
February 5, 2019 11:47 pm

Trump’s Immigration Rhetoric Falls Flat

Is it time to make a deal?
Linda Chavez
January 9, 2019 10:46 am

There Is a Crisis at the Border. Trump Created It.

He made it happen and a wall isn't going to solve it.
Linda Chavez