19 Nov

Inspiration from Hamilton

A message of hope from Broadway. Unfortunately our world is now in a different situation. Yes #MikePence was at @HamiltonMusical here's what we had to say pic.twitter.com/YIjt7JZ3gF — G R E G O R Y (@ghaney22) November 19, 2016

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18 Nov

USCIS Publishes Final Rule For Certain Employment-Based Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Visa Programs

Release Date: November 18, 2016 WASHINGTON— USCIS has published a final rule to modernize and improve several aspects of certain employment-based nonimmigrant and immigrant visa programs. USCIS has also amended regulations to better enable U.S. employers to hire and retain certain foreign workers who are beneficiaries of approved employment-based immigrant visa petitions and are waiting…

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18 Nov

Special Registry for Muslims using Japanese Internment as a precedent.

For those who have experienced the Japanese internment camps and special registration of Muslims after 9/11 under National Security Entry-Exit Registration System (NSEERS), they know how painful such practices are.  The Japanese internment and the NSEERS were among the most shameful practices of the United States during world war II and after September 11. Ultimately,…

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12 Nov

Exodus of Undocumented (illegal) immigrants and Muslims

In anticipation of President-elect Donald Trump taking office on January 20 2017, fear and despair have taken over. With Trump’s promise to deport many of those are actually “illegal” and banning Muslims from the United States, many are finding themselves in an uneasy position and are planning to leave. In fact, many have already started…

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12 Nov

Top 5 Hurdles in Trump Immigration Plan

Following the victory of Donald Trump in the US elections, President-Elect Trump has to actually fulfil his promises. One of his biggest stance was a plan to deport millions of undocumented people living in the United States. Despite all his rhetoric, the question is whether he can actually accomplish his wishes during one or two…

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02 Nov

Visiting students and temporary workers are being attacked more protections are needed

By Sharif Silmi Throughout the country attacks on visa holding students and workers have escalated in number and severity. Despite the misinformation being spread by politicians and in the media, it is immigrants, students and workers that bear the brunt of crime and violence not the other way around. It is far too often the…

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