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.
One year after the U.S. withdrawal, tens of thousands of Afghans who assisted American forces are still stuck under Taliban rule.
ICE Set Up a Fake College, Robbing and Deporting Foreign Students. Civil Rights Groups Want Answers.
Hundreds of lives were upended by the University of Farmington, a fake university that took $6 million in tuition and fees from foreign students.
But thousands of Afghans who helped U.S. forces are still stuck in Afghanistan under Taliban rule.
The U.S. is missing out on necessary high-skilled workers by faltering on immigration reform.
The State Department's network of consulates are keeping tourists and business travelers in limbo.
The Senate is considering legislation that would improve the visa program for temporary agricultural workers and help relieve labor shortages that push food prices higher.
The federal government set the tone on the beginning of the resettlement process. It continues to keep legal status for certain evacuees out of reach.
With action from Congress, over 200,000 dependent visa holders could see some relief.
The men, women, and children found dead in a tractor-trailer this week were just the latest casualties of an immigration approach that encourages dangerous journeys.
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.
Though the program has flaws, it’s an innovative way for private citizens to get directly involved in resettlement efforts for fleeing Ukrainians.
Graduates of the world’s top universities will soon be eligible for a new multi-year visa in the U.K. that will help bolster the nation’s competitive edge.
Officials Won't Let Some Ukrainian and Russian Ship Crews Enter the U.S. Because They Might Try To Stay
Now is the time to welcome vulnerable Russians and Ukrainians, not turn them away.
Those already in the U.S. as of March 15 may also work legally for the next 18 months.
Biden was right to reinforce that American soldiers shouldn't be fighting in Ukraine. But he missed a valuable opportunity to outline immigration measures for Ukrainians and Russians.
Let's give green cards to the Russians and deprive Vladimir Putin of the brainpower that keeps Russia's industrial motors running.
Now is the time for immigration relief, not military involvement on Ukraine’s behalf.
This Indian Family Froze to Death Trying To Reach America. Our Immigration System Should Have Saved Them.
Visa pathways are limited for people like the Patels.
Joe Biden is just the latest president to tinker with USCIS's mission statement. Watch his deeds, not his words.
Not everything in the bill would keep America competitive, but the immigration provisions certainly would.
The government has had ample time to figure out how to provide standard visa services in the face of COVID-19, but it’s come up short.
Their immigration struggles are indicative of broader issues in America’s refugee and asylum infrastructure.
It's a welcome move after refugee resettlement hit a record low in fiscal year 2021.
Joe Biden promised to do better by migrants upon taking office, but he fell short in 2021.
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?
The Government Has Struggled To Resettle Evacuated Afghans. A New Program Will Let Private Citizens Pick Up the Slack.
With tens of thousands of Afghans awaiting assistance, the initiative will capitalize on local knowledge and turn resettlement into a bottom-up process.
The entire federal workforce is required to be vaccinated. So why is the federal bureaucracy still operating as if routine public interactions are a public health threat?
You can both support withdrawal and recognize its failed execution.
An Afghan Engineer Who Served the U.S. Military Had His Visa Denied Because the State Department Can't Reverify His Kidnapped Supervisor's Support
The Kafkaesque visa program for U.S.-affiliated Afghans puts thousands at grave risk.
As the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan approaches, the legislation would reform the Afghan interpreters' visa program.
The H-2B visa allows foreign workers to fill jobs that native-born Americans aren't interested in.
Time is running out for Afghan personnel who have aided U.S. troops.
"I am currently very afraid," an interpreter tells Reason. "I...have no doubt that I will be targeted and get killed."
As countries navigate their post-pandemic economic recoveries, many are adopting a new visa program to welcome foreign remote workers.
President Biden should also provide refuge for democracy lovers who want to escape authoritarian Chinese rule.
The country's response to Hong Kong residents fleeing the national security law was modest, yet still drew the ire of Chinese officials.
And it should keep taking Chinese college students too. Both strategies would be more damaging to China than the current plan of using sanctions.
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