Accelerating the issuance of green cards and the legalization of 'dreamers': what is Biden preparing to do

President-elect Joe Biden's new administration promises to focus on reducing waiting times for citizenship, providing automatic green cards to protected illegal immigrants and adding immigration judges to reduce delays in court hearings, Vice President-elect Kamala Harris said. Writes about this Politico. ...

What will change in US immigration policy in 2021

When newly elected President Joe Biden is sworn in on January 20, the countdown will begin to fulfill his campaign-related immigration promises, including a series of priority changes that he pledged to adopt on his first day as head of state. ...

Comedian, immigrant, friend of scouts: the gripping story of a Jewish journalist who escaped from the USSR

By the time of emigration in 1974, journalist Emil Dreitser was already quite famous in the Soviet Union, albeit under the pseudonym Emil Abramov. His feuilletons and humoresques were published in the 12 Chairs Club, Literaturnaya Gazeta, Yunost, Krokodil and other publications. He also wrote ...

I went to Hollywood, but ended up in the USSR: how they live in 'our' areas of California

Drive to Santa Monica Boulevard, West Hollywood. What pictures pop up in your head? Luxurious houses, azure ocean and palm trees? Yes, that's right. But there is also something else. Suddenly, the usual huge American stores are replaced by small rooms with long-unwashed glass. I hear Russian ...

Six innovations immigrants should expect from President Biden

After moving to the White House, Joe Biden is likely to look to reverse much of President Donald Trump's immigration legacy and move forward with his own agenda. More about the expected changes in immigration policy, told Reuters. Although some measures ...

How the Trump team limited U.S. immigration: a rundown of a huge analysis

According to a leading immigration researcher, the administration of US President Donald Trump has radically limited US immigration through administrative measures and orders. Ira Kurtzban, author of the 17th edition of Kurtzban's Immigration Law Handbook, 2650 pages, spoke about the changes made since ...

One small change in legislation could legalize millions of illegal immigrants in the USA

A common feature of immigration policy is its complexity. While many people believe that illegal immigrants can simply apply for a US residency after living in the country for a while, this is not the case. At least not in the majority ...

Immigrants receive more from the welfare fund than they contribute: research

Americans invest more in welfare than they end up receiving, and immigrants receive more benefits than they contribute, according to a new study. Writes about this Washington Examiner. The study says that adding more immigrants will doom social security ...

Rising Homelessness and Hunger Threats: US Tightens Rules for Asylum Seekers

For several years, the administration of US President Donald Trump has been introducing and proposing various strategies aimed at limiting the right to asylum in the United States and humanitarian protection available to foreigners fleeing persecution based on their religion, political views, nationality, race and affiliation ...

'There is no higher honor': Trump took part in the naturalization ceremony

US President Donald Trump took part in a surprise naturalization ceremony at the White House on the second day of the Republican National Convention. This ceremony was a way to highlight the importance of legal immigration to the United States. Writes about this Fox News. “You followed the rules, you obeyed the laws, ...

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