CHS Pics | May Day labor and immigration march takes new route on Capitol Hill
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It has become a familiar refrain for Seattle's mainstream media to hold up the city's annual May Day labor and immigration rights march as a peaceful counterpoint to the violence and mayhem that accompanies the May Day night protests. We cover the 2016 ... [...]
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Republicans failing to adjust to changes in opinion on immigration
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Some interesting light is shed on the immigration issue by a Pew Research Center report issued this month. Democratic and Republican voters tended to be in agreement on immigration issues from 1994 (the beginning of Pew's time series) to 2006. [...]
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Turks look to EU to scrap visas for travel in Europe
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Other countries - from Peru to Serbia - have been granted a visa waiver, but somehow the EU remains more apprehensive with Turkey. "Much of the political elite and public in Europe have the image of millions of Turks flooding into the EU looking for ... [...]
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Australia immigration minister accuses refugee advocates of encouraging self …
www.telegraph.co.uk
His comments come as twenty-one-year-old Somali refugee Hodan Yasin has been transferred to Australia in a critical condition after setting herself on fire at an Australian immigration camp on the Pacific island nation of Nauru three days after an ... [...]
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Where to Stay When Studying Abroad
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Kansas City native Alexis Kulash would normally still be sleeping like her other 21-year-old peers, but she was bound and determined to make the most of her time abroad. Kulash's backpacking dreams came true last spring when she studied abroad for the ... [...]
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Nine U of A Students Earn Gilman Scholarships to Study Abroad
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Nine University of Arkansas undergraduate students have earned Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships to fund opportunities for study or internship abroad. The Gilman Scholars will receive up to $5,000 to apply towards their study abroad or ... [...]
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Immigration NZ swamped with India fraud cases
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Tertiary Education Minister Steven Joyce says Immigration New Zealand does a good job of picking up dodgy players. "We have a very robust response to deal with anybody unethically," he says. "There have been a number of providers who have had their ... [...]
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Immigration Fraud Linked to San Bernardino Jihadist's Family
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The 9/11 Commission came to regard immigration fraud and visa fraud as the key means by which international terrorists enter the United States and embed themselves. Yet, these issues are seldom, if ever, discussed or reported on by the media or ... [...]
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RAMQ told to give health coverage to pregnant immigrant woman
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Originally from China, Jackie (Liang) Zhong has been studying in Canada since 2008, and working full time in Brossard for the past two years on an open work visa. Her medical coverage runs out this month because when she renewed her Canadian visa, ... [...]
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Immigration battle for Kamloops woman and her daughter
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Immigration Canada sent Windy a letter saying her daughter is considered medically inadmissible because she is deaf. Windy's daughter attends a school for children with special needs in the Philippines, and Windy says she won't be a burden on the ... [...]
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'Vietnamese' refugee has status revoked after Immigration found him to be Chinese
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A Chinese man who pretended to be Vietnamese to gain entry to New Zealand has been stripped of his refugee status. The decision from the New Zealand Immigration and Protection Tribunal found the man had "held himself out to be Vietnamese". However ... [...]
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Heidi Cruz calls husband 'an immigrant,' campaign staff quickly retracts
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"She said this one: 'My husband's an immigrant!' He's an immigrant! That's what I've been trying to say!'" Trump, who centered much of his campaign on a hardline stance toward immigration, also did not buy Cruz's campaign's job at trying to clea [...]
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Joe Arpaio defeats immigrant groups in court; Arizona ID theft law upheld
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States can impose their own stiff penalties on illegal immigrants — or others — who steal someone's identity in order to get a job, a federal appeals court ruled Monday, upholding Arizona's strict law and dealing a setback to immigrant rights advocates. [...]
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Donald Trump Speaks With Forked Tongue on Immigration
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Politician Donald Trump, now leading in the Republican primaries, is strongly anti-immigrant. But Businessman Trump wants more high-skill visas and hires foreign workers in his Florida Mar-a-Lago resort. Which one is right? Here is Politician Trump's ... [...]
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Refugee Sets Herself Alight at Immigration Camp on Nauru
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Officials say a Somali refugee was critically injured when she set fire to herself at an Australian immigration camp on the pacific island nation of Nauru three days after an Iranian refugee died of injuries sustained in a similar apparent protest. The ... [...]
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Two Musselman seniors will study abroad in China this fall
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INWOOD-Mussleman High School seniors Heather Creigh and Andy Orellana, have been awarded scholarships through the The National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y) program to study in China for the upcoming academic year. The NSLI-Y ... [...]
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H-1B Visas: A Scarce (Human) Resource
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It should come as no surprise that H-1B visas have been used up — yet again. If nothing changes, this is likely to be repeated next year. As a result, employers and foreign workers alike will be scrambling to find employment alternatives, but there ... [...]
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