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Immigration and Civil Rights

August 3, 2017

In the United States, issues of immigration have often been tied to questions of civil rights. Beginning in colonial times, immigration had a profound (and generally negative) effect on the lives of Native Americans. The transatlantic slave trade was a… View Article


Top U.S. Suburbs for Immigrants

August 3, 2017

In 2015, Business Insider compiled their list of The 50 Best Suburbs in America, calculated from publicly available data including unemployment, crime, average commute time, median income, level of higher education, and housing affordability. But which of those top 50… View Article


Top U.S. Cities for Immigrants

August 3, 2017

Among U.S. cities with more than 200,000 residents, New York City has the greatest population of immigrants, with nearly 3 million foreign-born residents, accounting for 35.7 percent of a total population of 8.4 million, according to U.S. Census figures published… View Article



Replace Your Green Card on the Go!

August 1, 2017

Last week, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) launched a mobile version of Form I-90, which makes it much easier for green card holders to apply for a replacement green card using their phone or tablet. It’s been possible for… View Article


Immigration News for July 2017

July 31, 2017

This July, major immigration cases continued to move through Supreme Court and other courts around the country. Refugees with ties to extended family in the United States got some provisional good news, while refugees without such relationships face an uncertain… View Article


The Visa Bulletin: What’s New for August 2017?

July 28, 2017

The U.S. Department of State recently released its Visa Bulletin for August 2017. That’s a big deal if you’re waiting for your priority date to be current so that your green card application can move forward. If you don’t know… View Article


You Haven’t Read the 2017 USCIS Ombudsman Report?

July 26, 2017

It’s time for the Office of the Citizenship and Immigration Services Ombudsman’s 2017 Annual Report to Congress! We read the whole report so you can enjoy this blog-length summary instead…Wait, What’s an Ombudsman?An ombudsman serves as an independent advocate for… View Article


George Washington and Immigration

July 21, 2017

During the early years of the United States, the primary concern around immigration largely dealt with how the fledgling country could draw more immigrants. Thomas Jefferson wrote that “the present desire of America is to produce rapid population by as… View Article