Most Asylum Seekers Are Not Cheaters

Most Asylum Seekers Are Not Cheaters

In the wake of the DSK case, stories of asylum cheats are spreading. But the reality is of honest, desperate people navigating a deeply flawed system.

Diplomas vs. Deportation

Diplomas vs. Deportation

Maryland is one of a handful of states helping young undocumented immigrants obtain a college education.

Dragnet Nation

Dragnet Nation

In its quest to take the over-reaching Secure Communities nationwide, the Obama administration is making it mandatory.

Driving Immigrants Underground

The worst way to make the immigration debate more constructive and more likely to lead to a rational shift in national policy is to dwell on issues like driver’s licenses.

Illegal Discrimination

Illegal Discrimination

Alabama’s new anti-immigration law includes provisions that serve no purpose other than to intimidate undocumented immigrants and discourage them from getting an education.

Development and Migration: The Missing Link

President Obama’s speech in El Paso on May 10 put the immigration debate back on the table. In reaffirming his commitment to comprehensive immigration reform, he attempted to reframe a debate that has been dominated by a focus on security.

The Sisyphus of Europe?

The Sisyphus of Europe?

Turkey has been knocking for 50 years on the door of the European Union. When will Europe act in its own self-interest and open up?

Mitt Romney’s Mexican Roots

Mitt Romney’s Mexican Roots

If the nation were to deny the children of immigrants birthright citizenship, as some GOP legislators believe we should, could Mitt be deported?