Child migrants continue to face discrimination inside U.S.

Child migrants continue to face discrimination inside U.S.

Amy Goodman & Nermeen Shaikh for Democracy Now! – WNN Interviews (WNN/DN) New York, U.S., AMERICAS: What is now considered a “humanitarian crisis” by U.S. President Barack Obama as well as other local and global immigrant advocates, has brought over 50 thousand plus migrant children to the United States within the last year. It is […]

Muslim tolerance brings diversity to Washington, D.C.

Muslim tolerance brings diversity to Washington, D.C.

Rabia Chaudry – WNN SOAPBOX (WNN/CGN) Washington, D.C., UNITED STATES, AMERICAS: It’s rare to open a paper these days without seeing stories about violence across religious and ethnic lines. Many scholars spend their careers asking why people become susceptible to such hatred. But maybe the real question we should be asking ourselves is why so […]

Report: Path to Legal Status Harder Now for Women Immigrants

Report: Path to Legal Status Harder Now for Women Immigrants

Alissa Bohling – Truthout – June 18, 2013 (originally published 14 June) A report released late last month by the Immigration Policy Center (IPC) found gender discrimination is built into U.S. immigration law. Two experts working with the not-for-profit nonpartisan organization spent 10 years interviewing women from Mexico and Central America living in Phoenix, Arizona, […]