What Swift v. Tyson has to say to The Slaughter-House Cases
Legacy Preferences, Citizenship, Migration, and the Implications of a Constitutional Ban on Hereditary Privilege
Some scholars and commentators argue that legacy preferences at public universities are unconstitutional because they are a form of hereditary privilege. If so, the same is likely true of the far more consequential hereditary privilege of citizenship that severely restricts the right to live and work in the United States.
Maria Elena Reimers has been caught in legal limbo for years.
A Government Accountability Office report last year documented hundreds of ICE actions involving potential U.S. citizens.
A comment by Estonian Prime Minister Kaja Kallas highlights a longstanding pernicious fallacy.
Canadian officials recognize that immigrants are key to the post-COVID economic recovery. The U.S. should take note.
The U.S. is still facing a worker shortage. Why keep willing workers away from jobs?
55 percent of Americans say they favor providing a "pathway to citizenship" for undocumented immigrants and 56 percent say that simplifying the process for legal immigration is the best way to reduce illegal immigration.
The previous administration had made some reasonable changes, but also introduced questions based on factual errors and questionable normative assumptions smuggled in under the guise of factual knowledge.
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Judge Rao writes an opinion rejecting all claims in equity, among other things
He has done everything in his power to stop immigrants from gaining citizenship.
In 2003, the prominent conservative Republican senator proposed an amendment that would have eliminated the requirement that the president be a "natural born citizen."
The ridiculous controversy over Kamala Harris' eligibility to be Vice President reinforces the point.
They want to scrap the citizenship rights of Indian Muslims because America helped Soviet Jews and Christians.
Adultery and prostitution outweigh spousal and child abuse in USCIS guidelines, but ultimately the call is made on a case-by-case basis.
Their main purpose is to stick it to immigrants working for Uncle Sam overseas
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This is a giant step in advancing Prime Minister Nardendra Modi's vision of India as a Hindu nation.
Only wealthy immigrants will have a clear shot at being admitted or staying.
U.S. Citizen Was on the Verge of Self Deporting After Being Detained for Weeks at Squalid Immigration Facility
The young man was finally released from custody this week.
The commerce secretary could easily have reinstated the citizenship question if he had been less transparently dishonest.
The president's seeming ability to always get what he wants masks the reality that anything is possible in today's political and cultural landscape.
Historian Daniel Okrent looks back at the bigoted "intellectual justification" for anti-immigration policies.
Historian Daniel Okrent's new book, The Guarded Gate, recounts the history of bigotry, eugenics, and the "intellectual justification" of anti-immigration policies.
Italy's recent legal changes go beyond denaturalizing for pre-naturalization activity and set a dangerous precedent.
It's wrong any way you slice it.
Federal Judge: Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross 'Violated the Public Trust' with Census Citizenship Question
The Trump administration can't ask about citizenship on the 2020 census, Judge Jesse Furman ruled.
President Trump's hardline immigration stances have made for some polarizing debates.
Levy Jaen is finally home, but only after a court affirmed what he's always known-that he's a U.S. citizen.
Adopted 4-Year-Old Daughter of Americans Probably Won't Be Deported. Either Way, Our Immigration System Is Broken.
Angela Becerra's case is a reminder that legal immigration is more complicated than just "getting in line."
It has revived a dead program and created a task force to review citizenship applications