Latest News for: Immigrant communities


Texas to deploy long string of buoys in middle of Rio Grande in new bid ...

The Lawton Constitution 09 Jun 2023
Reaction from staunch opponents of President Joe Biden’s immigration policies was favorable ... Rochelle Garza, president of the Texas Civil Rights Project, called it “overreach” by Abbott and said the state should invest in border communities, not usurp the federal government’s role as enforcer of immigration laws.

Article: BJP’s communal politics has deepened historical conflicts in Manipur

Kashmir Media Service 09 Jun 2023
Among the Meiteis is a significant community of Muslims ... There is an attempt by the Meiteis – led by two-time BJP chief minister Biren Singh who – labelled the tribal communities, especially the Kukis, illegal immigrants from Myanmar contrary to available historical and archival records.

A Complete Solution to America's Immigration Problem

Victoria Advocate 08 Jun 2023
As a minority Ukrainian refugee immigrant who has served America both as a public servant seeking elected office and in a career in the national security community, the polarization and public discourse from our elected officials about immigration policy continues to deeply disappoint me.

Explore the culture of Little Havana and Little Haiti in Miami on ‘Traveling Black’

The Grio 08 Jun 2023
... art, music and architecture to create community ... Cuban immigrants, determined to shape their destiny in the U.S., established community development centers, boards, churches, schools, refugee centers, apartments and shelters for their community members and incoming immigrants.

New process to welcome skilled newcomers with work experience to Canada (Opinion)

Castanet 08 Jun 2023
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada is placing a special focus on Francophone immigration and the Government of Canada is ensuring French communities can continue to live their life in Canada in the official language of their choice ... Jasmine Somal is Canadian Immigration Lawyer at Ocana Law, She can be contacted at.

A small world: How caste discrimination came to California

Press Telegram 08 Jun 2023
Like many recent arrivals to California, Prem Pariyar searched for work and a home within communities of fellow immigrants ... Vincent Tran, organizing director for VietRise, an advocacy group for the Vietnamese community in Orange County, said many immigrants’ political activism is ...

Opinion: Shame on Mayor Adams for breathing new life into New York’s anti-immigrant history

Auburnpub dot com 08 Jun 2023
... immigrants are a strength, an asset, a source of renewal — especially in Riverhead, home to a deep-rooted Polish community, many thriving Latino-owned businesses and a Guatemalan consulate ... Long Island’s immigrant communities and economic fortunes are inseparably intertwined — .

WATCH: Brevard Sheriff Wayne Ivey, Gov. Ron DeSantis Visit Southern Border in Arizona to Announce ...

Space Coast Daily 08 Jun 2023
At a roundtable held near the border in Sierra Vista, Arizona, with sheriffs from across the country whose communities have been harmed by illegal immigration, Governor DeSantis announced an inter-state law enforcement partnership to bring Florida’s successful anti-illegal immigration policies and practices to more American communities.

Germany pushes for citizenship reforms to tackle labor crunch

Anadolu Agency 08 Jun 2023
The changes also aim to enhance integration and participation of immigrants, who remain largely underrepresented in the political sphere ... Germany has a 3 million-strong Turkish community, many of whom are children or grandchildren of workers who immigrated in the 1960s.

Despite sheriff’s plea, ban on ICE lockup agreements becomes Colorado law

Eagle-Tribune 08 Jun 2023
A bill preventing Colorado county jails from holding people over suspected civil immigration violations will take effect after Gov ... “Our immigrant communities have suffered from the fear of being stopped by the police, stopped for traffic infractions or expired tags, and then it turns into an immigration matter,” Ricks said of the need for the law.

UK population 'to hit 80 million' as immigration surges

The National 08 Jun 2023
Immigration is likely to fuel the expected shift in population numbers, as birth rates continue to plummet ... But Migration Watch, which campaigns for for lower immigration, accused him of trying to divert attention from “out of control” levels of legal immigration ... Cut Immigration.

PM Modi instrumental in fulfilling demands of Sikhs, says Sikh American leaderPrime Minister Modi will ...

Deccan Herald 08 Jun 2023
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been instrumental in fulfilling the demands and wishes of the Sikh community from the US, an influential Sikh American leader has said ... He recalled the steps the Modi government has taken for the Sikh community ... “The main issue that is affecting the Indian community right now is the immigration, the H-1B visas.

Harsh rebuke from Eshoo

The Daily Journal - San Mateo 08 Jun 2023
Anna Eshoo has sharply criticized the Board of Supervisors, in particular, Supervisor David Canepa, for the harsh and personal rhetoric that colored a debate six weeks ago over a proposal to end county cooperation with federal immigration authorities ... … You’re dividing the Latino community.

Spoiler alert: NYC mayor could thwart Dem bid to retake the House

Politico 08 Jun 2023
Critics of Mayor Eric Adams say his rhetoric on crime and immigration hurts fellow Democrats while boosting Republicans ... A recent Siena poll found less than 30 percent of respondents felt crime was a serious issue in their own communities, though double that share thought it was very serious across the state.

Title 42 didn't result in a surge of migration, after all – but border communities ...

Caledonian Record 08 Jun 2023
For the past four years, we have researched host communities around the world that receive sudden arrivals of a large group of migrants ... southern border region shares with other migrant host communities facing unprecedented levels of migration and displacement ... Immigrants cross the Rio Grande into El Paso, Texas, on May 11, 2023.

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FILE - Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko pose for a photo prior to their talks at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence, outside Moscow, Russia, Feb. 17, 2023. Lukashenko, a close ally of Russian leader Putin, is due in Beijing to begin a three-day state visit Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2023, as geopolitical tensions rise over Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
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