In the early 2000s, rural France seemed stuck in a time warp 50 years behind the modern world. Power cuts were common and services were lacking. However, things have steadily improved since then.
Much is said in today's political arena about the cost of housing refugees from other countries. What are the costs to taxpayers in terms of medical, educational, housing and other related costs?
A U-Visa is a shortcut to legal residency in the US, intended to help victims of crime testify in court. However, it seems to be easily abused. Learn more about the U visa, its history, and its future.
On June 29, Congress amended the Immigration and Nationality Act, also known as Kate's Law, which aims to increase penalties for undocumented immigrants who return after being deported.
My ancestors - Separatists in the early 1600s - were the New World's first refugees. There are strong parallels between their struggle and the struggle of modern immigrants.
Since the Pacific Solution, we've adopted several reforms and new legislation to handle asylum seekers in Australia. Our underlying position remained the same, use of force to alter desired outcomes.
This article explores the idea that manslaughter was an appropriate punishment in this particular tragedy. It culminates with a broader point.
This hub looks at the history of immigration to Great Britain and how it has changed over the 20th century. It also looks at the regulations and restrictions that were introduced throughout the century and what impact they had.
Australian history is built off the back of immigration; we are an entire nation of immigrants. Why is our attitude towards this, only recently, changing so suddenly? Is there something more to it?
Immigration reform idea: a new class of immigrant? Should there be "provisional residency"? Should native-born children of illegal immigrants be made permanent resident first, citizen later?
A proposal for illegal immigrant amnesty that will make no one happy, but might be good enough to agree with. Something must be done; here is one concept.
This article looks at the pros and cons of a US amnesty for illegal immigrants and lists the arguments used by both sides in the debate.
I won the 2002 Diversity Visa Lottery in July 2003. This details the process and provides information you might like to know if you are considering immigrating to the USA and don't otherwise qualify.
Imagine the feeling of leaving behind a homeland filled with violence and corruption to create new beginnings in the land of opportunity, being accepted legally, making a life, and then being exiled.
This essay argues that nativism is an inherent form of racism that has persisted over time, and has developed into a more elusive form of racism that has a negative impact on U.S. immigration policy.