Immigration

March, 2017

  • 9 March

    Anti-Muslim Rhetoric Only Weakens the U.S.

    The White House's new Muslim ban does nothing to protect us. Rather than pursuing a global, anti-immigrant, anti-Muslim agenda policy that harms the United States’ reputation at home and abroad, the White House would be better served by recognizing the many contributions of immigrants to both our economy and our communities.

  • 6 March

    Trump’s Revised Travel Ban Still Faces Legal Challenges

    The revised ban allows entry to citizens of Iraq, but continues to block citizens of six other Muslim majority nations.

November, 2016

  • 28 November

    Mexicans are Migrating, Just Not Across the US Border

    US elections surfaced fears of Mexicans crossing into the US. But their numbers are actually in decline. Why are they choosing to stay in Mexico? Two migration experts went there to find out.

June, 2016

  • 22 June

    More Work Needed to Increase DACA Applications from AAPIs

    The unauthorized Asian American and Pacific Islander community in the US is large and diverse, and it is imperative that these immigrants’ stories, struggles, and aspirations are met with concern and resources.

March, 2016

  • 17 March

    Thinking Outside the European Box

    For better or worse, the refugee crisis underscores that Turkey is part of Europe. Pretending otherwise could have disastrous consequences.

January, 2016

  • 25 January

    Temporary Protected Status Extended for Sudan

    Sudan’s designation for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for an additional 18 months is due to the ongoing armed conflict and extraordinary and temporary conditions in Sudan that prevent its nationals from safely returning.

December, 2015

  • 2 December

    USCIS Launches Virtual Assistant

    Emma was developed in response to a growing interest in self-help tools and to enhance our customer service.

October, 2015

  • 12 October

    Syrian Refugee Crisis: Lessons from Turkey

    The refugee crisis that just arrived in Europe has been affecting Turkey for more than four years.

September, 2015

  • 18 September

    Crisis in Context: The Global Refugee Problem

    The current refugee crisis is international and cannot be viewed as merely a European or Middle Eastern problem. And there are many convenient excuses for inaction or doing too little, but this is no time to shirk the responsibility of our common humanity.

  • 14 September

    Can a Divided Europe Handle the Refugee Crisis?

    Deaths at sea and a chaotic refugee influx reflect the failure of European Union leaders to settle on a common immigration policy, one of Italy’s top elected officials tells ProPublica.