Latest News for: Immigrant communities


For immigrants, there's only one way forward

Times Union 25 Feb 2024
From food to legal support to community resources, it’s New York’s immigrant advocacy community that has made an actual difference, not New York City’s contractors ... Immigrants substantially lower crime rates, making communities safer.

Congress must embrace the vitality of newcomers

Lincoln Journal Star 25 Feb 2024
Immigrants are good for this country ... But for decades, powerful players have chosen the self-serving politics of division over sensible immigration policies. The immigrant experience is essential to the American story ... We need immigration.

Texas AG moves to shut down Catholic migrant shelter. Could the same happen in Iowa?

The Gazette Cedar Rapids 25 Feb 2024
But the true costs to our hardworking immigrant families and faith communities will be incalculable.” ... “… It really is unconditional support that they give out to that immigrant community.

No, Immigrants Aren’t Taking US Jobs

Scheerpost 25 Feb 2024
CWA Activists, Allies and Workers rallied at the Cannon House office building on July 10th; demanding justice from the GOP and a path to citizenship for workers in our community (Flickr) ... The immigrants that make up 18.6% of the U.S.

O’Brien: Healey to Roxbury: Migrants matter more

Boston Herald 25 Feb 2024
Nevertheless, it was still made clear that, despite the high level of enrichment that the illegal immigrants allegedly brought to the community, they would probably do much better across the Bay where ...

Michigan seeks volunteers to sponsor more refugees, prompting concerns from some groups

Detroit news 25 Feb 2024
Gretchen Whitmer to "set the example for others and host illegal immigrants in both governor's mansions." ... 12 press release as a way to make the state "the home for opportunity for our immigrant, refugee and ethic communities.".

Mark Glennon | Open immigration hikes Illinois K-12 school costs

The News-Gazette 25 Feb 2024
Nationwide, the Federation for American Immigration Reform estimated it cost public schools $78 billion to serve students with limited English proficiency — and that was four years ago, before the new surge at the border.


The Daily Mail 25 Feb 2024
Many of the migrants - who came from anywhere from South America to Africa to China - were still grateful to be here, with plans to either meet up with family or head to immigration court trials in other cities.

Film revisits Whitefish harassment

Ravalli Republic 25 Feb 2024
Lau's film "Accept the Call," which premiered in 2020, looked at the consequences of racism and prejudice against a Muslim and Somali immigrant family and community ... 15 years ago and also coming from a family who immigrated to Singapore from China.

OPINION | Curtis Varnell: Castle-like Subiaco Abbey is a great place to visit, learn about the influence of German culture on Arkansas history

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 25 Feb 2024
In the masterful plan, they would not only sell land to the immigrants but establish a community that would require the transportation of goods and people to the outside world for perpetuity.

Message from the Editor: Ukraine is in a moment of real peril

The Irish Times 25 Feb 2024
Russia's invasion of Ukraine shocked the world two years ago. Photograph. iStock ... More than 100,000 Ukrainians, many of them women and children, have found refuge in Ireland; already they make up one of the largest immigrant communities on the island ... .

New restaurant: National Cajun food chain opens first Florida location on Treasure Coast

TCPalm 25 Feb 2024
"This was kind of my way to bring it to the community," he said. The chain was started by Jun Cho, a South Korean immigrant who dropped out of college to co-found the seafood delivery-focused chain ...

Good Old Days, Reading: ‘Like finding a chef from the Ritz at your local caff’ - restaurant review

The Observer 25 Feb 2024
There are black bean sauce dishes, and sweet-and-sour and so on.” It’s the stuff of a thousand suburban takeaways; of the arduous labour of an immigrant community working all hours to create ...

Imposing Ideology

The Harvard Crimson 25 Feb 2024
Specifically, the advertisements echoed the language of replacement theory, a belief that elites, particularly Jews, want to replace white Americans with immigrants ... at Harvard and find community.

Some Ukrainians in Quebec struggle with French requirement for immigration

Moosejaw Today 24 Feb 2024
But immigration lawyer Nataliya Dzera says that even with an extension it will be difficult for some members of the community to attain the French proficiency level often needed to immigrate through Quebec.