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Report: Mobile fingerprinting a core tool in US deportations

A mobile fingerprinting app U.S. immigration agents use to run remote ID checks in the field has become a core tool in President Donald Trump’s deportation crackdown, a pair of immigration rights groups say in a new report based on…
A New Immigration Vision For America

In his weekly Global Public Square ABC television program, Fareed Zakaria recently underlined the great contribution that immigrants have been making to America. After pointing out that the search for a new vaccine to defeat Covid-19 has been led by…
Ellis Island only a starting point for immigration records

Everyone who lives in the Americas has immigrant ancestors, even if they wandered across the land bridge between Asia and North America during the Ice Age. Many among those of us who have European ancestors automatically think of Ellis Island…
US immigration officers visiting H1B remote worker homes

US immigration officers are reportedly visiting the homes of H1B visas holders working remotely. With the coronavirus pandemic forcing much of the US workforce into remote working, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) agents are making home visits to…