CAPS Ad Running through Earth Day IDs Source of Calif. Population Growth

Almost all of California’s population growth in the last decade has been from mass immigration and...

Maria Fotopoulos

Concerned Maui Residents Join Together to Save Species, Beaches

On Maui’s southern coast, tourist foot traffic and development have gradually increased dune...

Joe Guzzardi

Immigration and the ‘Mushroom Treatment’

During my career with the former INS (Immigration and Naturalization Service), my colleagues and I...

Michael W. Cutler

Bishops Say Mass at the Border; Catholic Lay Want Enforcement

As a Roman Catholic who attended Catholic schools and served as an altar boy in my youth, I’m...

Joe Guzzardi

CAPS Position on Health Care Coverage

CAPS firmly believes that working Americans are entitled to health insurance coverage for contraception.  A case now before the U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether private corporations can obtain an exemption from the Contraceptive Mandate of the Affordable Care Act. While we support everyone's right to their own beliefs, we do not believe that employers should be able to deprive their employees of health care coverage for birth control.

Letter to the Editor: Drought and immigration growth

February 17, 2014
As seen in:
Christian Science Monitor

Regarding the Feb. 10 Briefing on California's drought: Work to combat drought should include a hard look at the sacred cow of a booming population.

The 10 Most Traffic-Jammed Cities

Jim Gorzelany
April 16, 2014
The Times of Northwest Indiana

We play the radio, listen to CDs or enjoy audio books. Many of us talk on our cell phones and, if our observations over the years are any indication, some motorists apply their makeup, shave and even catch up on their reading while stuck in traffic.

Criminals Take Chain Saws to 1,000-Year-Old Redwoods

Noel Brinkerhoff
April 15, 2014

Some of the world’s oldest trees, located along the Northern California coast, are being butchered by poachers hoping to sell their loot to manufacturers of decorative furniture and home goods.

Burls, the knotty growth found on ancient redwoods, are the focus of the wanton destruction that has left massive scars on the trees and endangered their growth and reproduction.

L.A. County Population Hits Unsustainable Milestone

By Joe Guzzardi
April 1, 2014
As seen in:
The Cagle Post
Right Wing News

Los Angeles County, where I was born in the mid-1940s, reached an ominous milestone last July.

Rebels With A Cause

PBS  will be offering viewers a special treat during April for Earth Day: a special showing of Rebels With A Cause. This beautifully filmed and emotionally powerful documentary follows the trials, tribulations and ultimate triumphs of the environmental heroes who thwarted private development and secured vast stretches of California coastline for public use.

Sen. Sessions: 'Deliberate Plan by President' to Collapse U.S. Law Enforcement System

Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) said today that Americans need to stand up to "a deliberate plan by the president of the United States" to collapse the nation's law enforcement system regarding illegal immigration.

In a Senate speech, Sessions said:

Nancy Pelosi’s immigration reform road show

Seung Min Kim
March 9, 2014

Nancy Pelosi is harnessing the same level of energy to push immigration reform that she brought to her biggest legislative achievement when she ran the House: the health care overhaul.