Posts Tagged: immigration
In the wake of the DSK case, stories of asylum cheats are spreading. But the reality is of honest, desperate people navigating a deeply flawed system.
President Obama's speech in El Paso on May 10 put the immigration debate back on the table. In reaffirming his commitment to comprehensive immigration reform, he attempted to reframe a debate that has been dominated by a focus on security.
Turkey has been knocking for 50 years on the door of the European Union. When will Europe act in its own self-interest and open up?
A recent speech by Secretary Napolitano highlights the deficiencies plaguing U.S. border policy.
Immigation is, in a sense, a compliment to a country, which, in turn, needs to learn how to repay it.
Artist Edgar Endress talks about his work on immigration, the currency of eks, and the Balkanization of Bolivia.
Immigration actually stimulates the economy.
Don't supply and demand dictate that new immigrants will steal jobs and drive down wages for U.S. citizens? A leading immigration economist explains why not.
Unlike Mexican border states where drug-fueled violence has been on the upswing, violent crime rates in U.S. states bordering Mexico have been decreasing for the last several years.
Economic downturn in Europe has led to an upsurge in racism and xenophobia.