Category: News

How to help the expat and immigrant community at home

A week ago, the Trump administration announced that the Department of Homeland Security would not renew visas for American expats and immigrants who were working in the country legally and were applying for jobs.A few days later, the president announced the end of the visa lottery program for American...

Why is the U.S. facing the immigrant paradox?

The immigrant paradox is a problem for American conservatives that many conservatives have been working to address in recent years.The paradox is that, despite the nation’s history of being a melting pot of many different ethnic groups, the U:S.has been a predominantly white country since the end of World...

How to protect yourself from the immigrant song ‘Immigrant Song’

A song that calls for a national reckoning against immigrants has been banned in Canada and has sparked outrage across the United States, with people saying it trivializes crime.Canada, the U.S. and Australia also have laws that ban or restrict immigrants from performing the song, which has been performed...

How to Get Your Job at a Foreign Country: A Job-Hunting Guide

I can’t say I blame my wife.She has a degree in social work and I know she’s a great person, but my job has been taking her to places she wouldn’t otherwise go.She wants to be at home with her kids and her husband.And so I’m always pushing her...

NZ’s immigration rules ‘totally inadequate’, says CEO

New Zealand’s immigration laws are “totally inadequately enforced” and “unjustified” the chief executive of the NZ Immigration Council (NZIC), which administers the country’s immigration system, said on Wednesday. The NZIC’s chairman, Mike Gee, also warned that the Government was making mistakes with the introduction of the controversial new Immigration and...

What to know about the flu pandemic

The flu has infected nearly one million people across the United States, and experts say that’s already more than a quarter of the population.Now, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly two million Americans have tested positive for the flu, up from 1.2 million in December.The...

What happens if I can’t get my deportation petition to the ICE office?

HARDBALL is a new podcast that highlights the most important issues facing immigrant and refugee communities and how to take the fight to the U.S. government for a better future.The series is produced by the Immigrant Advocacy Center and features stories from people across the country who are dealing...