Immigration hardliner resigns from Department of Homeland Security

(CNN) – Immigration hardliner Julie Kirchner, Department of Homeland Security citizenship and immigration ombudsman, offered her resignation to President Donald Trump this week, according to a letter from acting Secretary Kevin McAleenan sent on Monday. Kirchner, who has led the…
AG Barr issues 2 decisions limiting ways immigrants can fight deportation

Attorney General William Barr issued two decisions limiting immigrants’ options to fight deportation late Friday, furthering the Trump administration’s immigration crackdown. The little-noticed decisions, made through the attorney general’s unique “certification” power, remove a long-standing path to stop deportation for…
Share information on immigration with the public

Once Singaporeans feel that they are losing their jobs, standard of living, social benefits and sense of worth because of an influx of foreigners, immigration will become a political hot potato (Why immigration isn’t a numbers game, Oct 27). It…
A Dishonest Report on Immigration Detention

Last week, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, of which I’m a member, issued a report on immigration detention facilities entitled “Trauma at the Border: The Human Cost of Inhumane Immigration Policies.” The report is misleading and dishonest. As such,…
How Governments Use Immigration to Boost Their Economies

Governments the world over are grappling with how to make immigration work for their economies without fanning political flames. Nativism helped crystallize support for Brexit in the U.K. and almost cost German Chancellor Angela Merkel a fourth term. President Trump…