Immigration

US Refugee Cap Quadrupled

Submitted by ub on Tue, 05/04/2021 - 09:02
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President Joe Biden says the U.S.’s admissions cap for refugees will increase from A record-low of 15K to 62K before September.

A New Day in America?

Submitted by ub on Mon, 04/12/2021 - 08:04
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President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris, and The Democrats face a growing battle for the soul of our American nation. They’re working to restore faith in The USA, just like President Roosevelt did during the Depression.

Detention Patterns Changing

Submitted by ub on Wed, 03/17/2021 - 22:56
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Americans are seeing a definitive change from the previous practices of the Republican administration, BORDER KIDS.

A shift in detention patterns. Following President Biden's first month in office, the number of people arrested by ICE and booked into civil detention fell 62 percent In contrast, there was an increase of 55 percent in those arrested by the Border Patrol after the administration began allowing some asylum-seekers to enter the United States.

Migrant Children

Submitted by ub on Wed, 03/17/2021 - 15:17
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In the 1960s Castro sent hundreds of unaccompanied children to the United States. We welcomed them and were told Castro would send their parents next. He never did, and we made sure all these children were placed with families.

They are now all citizens and, many successful professionals and business people, all are #USA taxpayers.

The same was done for Viet Nam refugees after Saigon fell. What is the Christian thing to do? What did Jesus say about the treatment of children?

By; David Walby

Bloody Frontier

Submitted by ub on Tue, 03/16/2021 - 21:36
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Eight lives with an American Dream were lost inside a Dodge pickup truck that was loaded with immigrants in Del Rio Texas.

They were killed when it collided with another pickup truck following a police chase near the Texas border city of Del Rio, in Val Verde county.

The crash occurred on U.S. Highway 277 a road I frequently traveled to get to work and return to my rented ranch near the shores of Lake Amistad, while I was building KTRG Television from the banks of The Rio Grande. 

Remember The Alamo?

Submitted by ub on Tue, 01/12/2021 - 08:36
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As a journalist familiar with this region, I should point out that this is not the same place. it is like the time the four seasons landscaping was confused with a hotel with a different reputation. This is day 1454 of non-stop lying, with 8 days and could be one of the reasons why the majority of Americans feel intense dislike or disgust for Trump and want him out of The White House. He incited the violent mob attack on the Capitol that was part of an assault on our Democracy. 

Cuba To USA

Submitted by ub on Sat, 01/02/2021 - 18:18
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I was born in the Pearl of the Antilles around the middle of the century, but I am not able to return to my homeland under the present circumstances. The description was reportedly coined by a European artist whose 1873 book of illustrations bears the title "The Pearl of the Antilles."

Days Away

Submitted by ub on Tue, 12/22/2020 - 10:29
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Friday, December 25 is close enough to begin celebrating, but what if Santa is the only foreigner who doesn't have a valid visa?

Christmas is almost here, and we are reflecting on all we are grateful for. Because of folks like you, we can continue to provide news and information content and inform the next generation of citizen-leaders.

Merry Christmas and a Happy News Year to you and yours.
 

Never Stop Dreaming

Submitted by ub on Sat, 12/05/2020 - 06:40
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My wife likes to call me a dreamer, but I am not the only one who arrived to this nation as a young person with a very large dream.

A Modest Proposal

Submitted by ub on Thu, 10/22/2020 - 13:45
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The Associated Press: Parents of 545 children separated at the border can’t be found makes me think about the following.