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Immigration: Do We Truly Know Our Neighbors?

June 20 was World Refugee Day. As I think of all the wonderful celebrations in honor of refugees that took place around the world, a particular song from my childhood comes to mind: I remember singing along to this song…
The End of the Pandemic-Era “Title 42” Border Restrictions.

In the early days of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Trump administration issued a public health order known as “Title 42” that allowed the U.S. government to expel undocumented immigrants to Mexico or their home countries to prevent the virus’ spread.…
U.S. Takes Action to Protect Ukrainians in the Wake of War

The war in Ukraine, has already resulted in Europe’s worst refugee crisis this century, with an estimated 1.5 million people reportedly having fled the country. The U.N. Refugee Agency states that this “is likely the fastest exodus of people in…
A Broader Immigration Pathway for Scientific Innovators and Entrepreneurs.

The Biden administration recently announced important immigration policy revisions and clarifications designed to help attract and retain foreign nationals working in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). These recent changes affect F-1 and J-1 visa holders in STEM academic fields,…
Biden Faces Angry Backlash on Treatment of Haitian Migrants

As Republicans continue to accuse President Biden of weak and ineffective immigration policies, many Democrats and immigrant rights groups are now increasingly frustrated and angry with his administration’s failure to live up to his campaign platform to defend distressed foreigners…