Immigration Korner


Joe Biden’s immigration conundrum

It’s easy to campaign and make big promises on immigration reform as a politician, until you get into the hot seat. President Joe Biden is finding that out the hard way.

The U.S.’ snubbing of the Caribbean continues

As a Caribbean immigrant who voted for the Joe Biden/Kamala Harris ticket, it is exasperating to see the consistent blatant disrespect meted out to Caribbean immigrants and the Caribbean region.

What about Caribbean, African immigrants at the southern border?

In his first press conference since taking the oath of office, President Joe Biden was rightfully peppered with questions on immigration. Rightfully so, considering the disaster––not crisis––at the U.S.’ Southern Border.

Meet the Democrat who voted against the American Rescue Plan Act and now the Farm Workforce Act

On Thursday, March 18, 2021, the U.S. House passed two small immigration bills that now seem as dead-on arrival in the U.S. Senate as The U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021.

Joe Biden’s Big Immigration Mistake

Democratic lawmakers, unlike Republicans, don’t have loyalty to Party line.

What’s Up Joe?

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) makes $174,000 a year and has a net worth of over 5 million. That means he is making over $90 per hour.

The economic boon of immigration reform

The Joe Biden $1.9-trillion coronavirus relief bill looks set to pass the Senate as it did the House, and be ready to be signed into law, even though right wingers preach about woe and doom as they blatantly worshipped a ...

Beyond citizenship for the undocumented: the other facets of the U.S. Citizenship Act of 2021

Right wingers like Marco Rubio, whose grandfather was once detained as an undocumented immigrant and deported back to Cuba; and Crazy Jim Jordan of Ohio, who was quick to gloss over the insurrectionists, are now hard at work calling the ...

Deportations, the Biden administration & Black History Month

Andrea Meza, director of family detention services for RAICES, which stands for Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services, had an interesting question for the Joe Biden administration this Black History Month, on the heels of the deportation ...

Has ICE gone rogue?

Back in 2018, Zachary Mueller penned a piece for America’s Voice titled: ‘The Many, Many Reasons Why ICE is a Rogue Agency.’ Of course, this was in the height of the Donald Trump administration, so many of course blamed Trump.

Biden must ensure immigration reform does not attract more illegal immigration

President Joe Biden on Friday, Jan. 29, 2021 wisely choose to delay an executive order on asylum and reuniting families separated at the border.

Five things that President Biden has already delivered for immigrants

President Joe Biden is off to a good start on the immigration front, reversing the draconian policies of Donald Trump and doing his best to make up for the Barack Obama immigration policies that earned the U.S.’ first Black president ...

A light at the end of the tunnel for immigrants

It’s finally over––the dark days of Donald Trump’s White House xenophobia campaign and scapegoating of Black and Brown immigrants.

Trump seems bent on keeping Biden busy on the immigration front

The Trump era comes to a close on Jan. 20, 2021, but even with the clock ticking down on his one-term administration, The Donald and his xenophobic pipers are rushing to ensure they push through last minute hardline immigration policies.

Immigrant voters can deliver the Senate for Democrats and save us all

Let’s face it: when it comes to Republicans and Democratic lawmakers in Congress it’s definitely a rock and a hard place scenario.