Workers in India chasing American dream vie for visa
www.houstonchronicle.com
But thousands of workers here have a higher goal: To obtain a guest worker visa that will allow them to take their high-tech talents to America. As the sun rises, hundreds circle an ancient temple on the outskirts of the city, praying to the Hindu ... [...]
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At one border park, separated immigrant families hug across a steel divide
www.washingtonpost.com
It is a wish for immigration reform on physical display. To the Border Patrol, Friendship Park is a goodwill gesture. Once accessible at all hours, it was closed when a secondary border fence was built in 2009, then reopened in response to protests ... [...]
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Hundreds rally, march in Seattle for labor, immigration reforms
www.seattletimes.com
Hundreds of families, students and activists marched peacefully from the Central District to downtown Seattle on Sunday, calling for changes in the laws that make it difficult for immigrants to gain citizenship here. The May Day March for Workers and ... [...]
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March for workers' rights and immigration rights underway
www.yakimaherald.com
GRANGER, Wa. - About 100 people with a small caravan of vehicles departed this morning on a 27-mile march for workers' rights and immigration reform. Marchers set out after 4:30 am before sunrise from the Radio KDNA offices. One man carried an amp ... [...]
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Supreme Court can't fix immigration
www.thenewsstar.com
The recent high-stakes showdown between the White House and Congress before the Supreme Court focused all three branches of government on one of the most dysfunctional systems in America: Immigration. Too bad it wasn't a more productive meeting of ... [...]
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German anti-immigration party calls for burqa ban
www.irishtimes.com
Members of Germany's anti-immigration party Alternative for Germany (AfD) on Sunday backed an election manifesto that says Islam is not compatible with the country's constitution and calls for a ban on minarets and the burqa. Set up three years ago ... [...]
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State to Expel Severely Disabled Girl's Caregiver
www.haaretz.com
A home health aide for a young Israeli girl who needs round-the-clock supervision due to a rare genetic disorder is about to be deported because by law her work visa cannot be extended. Zohar Leshem, 4, breathes with the help of a respirator. Because ... [...]
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Record Immigration is Fuelling Housing Market
www.scoop.co.nz
“Some New Zealanders are petrified about stating the obvious – that massive offshore buying and record immigration, much of it from China, is fuelling the Auckland market by driving demand for real estate way beyond supply,” says New Zealand First ... [...]
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May Day: The Great American Boycott 10th Anniversary
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New systems to verify employers' immigration status also dampened hopes for fair comprehensive immigration reform — a buzzword since 2007 — that on paper included too many compromises and did not address the root causes of migration or work ... [...]
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Romanian sex workers challenge UK immigration policy
www.theguardian.com
Operation Nexus, a combined police and immigration initiative involving sharing intelligence, has been targeting foreign offenders and those suspected of breaking the law since 2012. Among those detained and served with deportation papers are an ... [...]
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May Day protesters call for workers' rights, immigration reform
www.chicagotribune.com
Hundreds of people demonstrated for workers' rights and immigration reform across the city Sunday in solidarity with labor unions and human rights organizations throughout the world for May Day, the international labor holiday that traces back to Chicago. [...]
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Labor move to cancel foreign visas 'will cause crisis' in offshore gas
www.theaustralian.com.au
Labor senator Kim Carr told The Australian yesterday he intended to proceed today with a disallowance motion which, if successful, would prevent installations such as oil and drilling rigs from continuing to use highly skilled 457 or 400 visa workers. [...]
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10 Years After Immigration Protests, What Has Changed?
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Jose Antonio Vargas of Define American, Fermin Vasquez of the SEIU and Jessica Vaughan of the Center for Immigration Studies discuss the legacy of 10 years of activism for immigration reform. Facebook; Twitter. Google+. Email ... [...]
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National Security and U.S. Immigration Policy
www.moroccoworldnews.com
Republican candidate Trump has made immigration the basis of his platform this election cycle, and following the unfortunate attacks in Paris, San Bernardino, and most recently Brussels, national security has become a recurring issue on the campaign trail. [...]
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Italian Police Empowered To Fight Illegal Immigration In The Mediterranean Sea
www.nta.ng
Two well-known traffickers, Tunisian Mohamed Malék, 27, and Syrian, Mahamud Bikhut, 25, who were accused of aiding illegal immigration, will appear before Italian courts for the shipwreck that left 700 dead on April 18, 2015. Italian Justice has ... [...]
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Donald Trump's position on reforming the H1-B programme is sensible …
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Senator Jeff Sessions, who chaired that hearing, is a central player in H-1B reform since he heads the Senate Subcommittee on Immigration & the National Interest. Sessions has been a close advisor to Trump on immigration policy and was the first ... [...]
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Bitcoin and Banks Can Work Together, Interview With PrivatBank's Alexander Vityaz
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However, Alexander Vityaz, Corezoid Founder and PrivatBank's head of ecommerce, sees BitcoinCT r: 8 and card companies such as VISA and MasterCard working together with banks, taking on separate roles instead of competing for the same position. [...]
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