Articles tagged with immigration

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Elizabeth Cullen Dunn

Refugee camps, intended to be temporary, host people for an average of 12 years.

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Claude S. Fischer

Below the surface–and sometimes above it–a lot of today’s debates around immigration reform are about cultural assimilation.

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Louis Fisher

Federal courts have been busy scrutinizing the government’s handling of immigration.

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Lauren Carasik

Immigrant families imprisoned in Artesia, New Mexico, say their due process rights are being violated.

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Owen Fiss

Laws imposing social disabilities on immigrants are at odds with constitutional guarantees of equality.

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David Bacon

Migrants are dying as they cross the Mediterranean. Is there a better way?

With photographs by David Bacon.

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Adam Goodman

Our enforcement-on-steroids immigration policies take their toll on potential migrants.

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Tanya Golash-Boza

Latinos are a growing portion of the population, with an increasing capacity to swing outcomes at the ballot box.

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John Bowen

Exaggerated fears about Muslims misread history and misunderstand multiculturalism’s aims.

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Stephen Ansolabehere

Most of the demographic change in America today comes not from waves of new immigration, but from the echoes of past migration.