Gabriel Thompson is a Core Contributor to The NewStandard. After spending four years as a community oganizer, he is now a Brooklyn-based writer, and has been published in New York, The Nation, In These Times, City Limits, Clamor, and Brooklyn Rail. He is currently completing a book about Mexican immigrants entitled There's No Jose Here: Following the Lives of Mexican Immigrants in a Country that Can't Remember Their Name. Reach him through his website at www (dot) wherethesilenceis (dot) org.
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