Immigration

New Immigration Laws Lead to New Possibilities

Last week, President Barack Obama issued an executive order, making changes to immigration reform affecting almost five million undocumented immigrants across the county, and clashing with Republicans in the process.

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December 4, 2014

US Immigration Reforms Revisited

President Barack Obama announced full support behind a comprehensive overhaul of U.S. immigration laws during his second term.

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February 7, 2013

Need help with becoming a U.S. citizen?

Need help with becoming a U.S. citizen?

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August 16, 2012

New York Hotel Pioneers Birth Tourism

A New York hotel is staking its claim to have invented a new hospitality niche ? birth tourism. The Marmara Manhattan offers “an exclusive package for new mothers that wish to give birth in the USA”, with the additional bonus of the newborn child gaining US citizenship.

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June 24, 2010

Right to Vote for Oversees Pakistanis

If you are a non-resident Pakistani citizen, this may be your chance to vote in future Pakistani elections

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March 31, 2010

Right to Vote for Oversees Pakistanis

If you are a non-resident Pakistani citizen, this may be your chance to vote in future Pakistani elections

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March 31, 2010

False Imprisonment

Florence, Ariz. – Thomas Warziniack was born in Minnesota and grew up in Georgia, but immigration authorities pronounced him an illegal immigrant from Russia.

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January 31, 2008

French-Born But Still an Unwanted Immigrant

Editor’s Note: The unrest among French youth raises obvious parallels about xenophobia with the anti-immigrant fervor being whipped up in the United States. But there is one big difference, says Russell Morse who covered the French riots as a reporter. Americans, even hardened Minutemen, still hold onto a romantic notion of the United States as a country built by immigrants.

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December 27, 2007

Hidden Agenda of PEW Survey

The PEW survey, just like the AJC report, seems the latest attempt to undercut the influence of American Muslims. It looks another desperate attempt to discount the role of American Muslims.

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June 7, 2007

Pew Poll: Muslims ‘Well Integrated’ in US

“survey of Muslim Americans finds them to be largely assimilated, happy with their lives, and moderate with respect to many of the issues that have divided Muslims and Westerners…”

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May 27, 2007

Iraqi Refugees — Why ‘Little Baghdad’ Won’t Form in the U.S.

Editor’s Note: More than 3 million Iraqis have been displaced by the war in Iraq. Yet the U.S. has very few slots for those who fled their homeland to seek safe haven, even if it has a direct hand in their tragedy.

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January 25, 2007

When All Else Fails… File For Asylum?

Noncitizens should apply for asylum if they have honest and valid reasons for seeking this benefit…

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November 9, 2006

Immigration Applications and Documentation

Instead of treating paper in a casual manner, an immigrant should ask himself the following: (1) whether he is entitled to a benefit; (2) whether he has the correct form; (3) whether he has the correct evidence; and (4) whether he is correctly filing the form and/or the evidence at the right place at the right time. This list appears to be very easy because it is. However…

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November 2, 2006

What Happens When the Government Decides to Deport Someone?

The Immigrant court process contains four steps which we will go into in more detail below: Notice to Appear, Notice of Hearing, Master Calendar Hearing, and an Individual Hearing.

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October 26, 2006