Analysts differ on whether their net impact is more pro-immigration or more restrictionist. On balance, I think the former is closer to the truth. But there is some uncertainty here.
Such mistreatment is both unjust in itself and harmful to US economic and foreign policy interests.
'Arbitrary and Capricious': Judge Blocks U.S. From Expelling Migrants Under COVID-Era Title 42 Order
The judge granted the Biden administration a stay, which will keep the policy in place through late December.
Several countries are rejecting Russians fleeing forced military service. But offering them refuge would help protect dissidents and deprive Putin of critical manpower.
They were ultimately allowed to stay. But it’s an example of ICE targeting nonviolent migrants after a federal judge blocked the Biden administration’s enforcement priorities.
But thousands of Afghans who helped U.S. forces are still stuck in Afghanistan under Taliban rule.
Scrapping the policy is an important step in restoring a fair asylum-seeking process.
This Political Dissident Faces Death Threats if He Goes Back to Nicaragua. Why Was His Asylum Claim Denied?
Nicaraguan government operatives threatened Mario Rajib Flores Molina with torture and imprisonment. A new court ruling has revived his pursuit of asylum in the United States.
Their deaths are the tragic, predictable consequence of shutting down safer migration paths.
Economist Timur Kuran's excellent idea to bolster Ukraine's defense.