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US Immigration Policy

Misreadings Of Statistical Data Perpetuate Harmful Myths About Immigration

Dr. Fariborz Ghadar | Posted 05.23.2016 | Politics
Dr. Fariborz Ghadar

This past January, Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Ala) and Representative Dave Brat (R-Va) penned a letter to their Republican colleagues calling for decisi...

Grandpa Was a Draft Dodger

Leslie Jacobson | Posted 05.09.2016 | Religion
Leslie Jacobson

My father's father was a draft dodger, trying to avoid becoming cannon fodder in the Tsar's Army. It was the very beginning of the 20th century, and my grandfather was a teenager, studying Torah in a shtetl town in Lithuania, which was part of the Russian Empire at that time.

Keep the Future Here: Reverse the Brain Drain

OpedSpace | Posted 05.26.2016 | Politics

President Obama's executive actions are a first step for helping F-1 students like me. The actions will allow students to extend their time in the U.S. and keep contributing to this country after we earn our degrees.

Rural Republicans Don't Know They Agree With Dems On Immigration

The Colorado Independent | John Tomasic | Posted 09.25.2012 | Denver

From The Colorado Independent's John Tomasic. National Rural Assembly Poll results on the presidential race released Monday (pdf) found unsurpris...

Want To Reduce Illegal Immigration? Stop Looking At The Border

| Andrew Becker | Posted 03.18.2013 | Los Angeles

This story comes courtesy of California Watch. By Andrew Becker U.S. policies and laws aimed at improving the nation's immigration system have ...