Comment: Asylum Seekers, H1B

Today's Immigration Daily issue features several items of interest, including Article, Blogging and News about Asylum Seekers, H1B and more. Please scroll down to find the item(s) below. Please let us know your thoughts by writing to editor@ilw.com.

Article: New Process in El Paso Seeks to Deport Asylum Seekers in Less Than 10 Days By Katie Shepherd

Blogging: Why isn't Trump impeached for withholding aid to dangerous Central American countries to force them to accept asylum-seekers in violation of their human rights? By Roger Algase

Blogging: ME Global owes $190,000 in Back Wages for H-1B Violations By Bruce E Buchanan

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Headline: U.S. Immigration Officials Test Program In Texas To Speed Asylum Case Reviews Click here
Headline: Immigration Hardliner Resigns From Trump Administration Click here
Headline: Nearly 475,000 migrant families arrested at the US-Mexico border -- up 342 percent Click here
Headline: Unpopular Opinion: I’m Actually For Open Borders Click here
Headline: Illegal migration at southern border remains a "crisis" despite slowdown, U.S. says Click here

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Letters of the Week

ComingsNGoings: Immigration Event
Suffer the Little Children: Unaccompanied Child Migrants and the Geopolitics of Compassion in Postwar America 12:00-1:00 p.m., Monday, December 2, 2019 Center for Comparative Immigration Studies University of California, San Diego Eleanor Roosevelt College Provost’s Building, Conference Room 115 9500 Gilman Drive La Jolla, CA 92093. For more info see: https://ccis.ucsd.edu/_files/Event%20Flyers-Programs-Agendas/Event-Flyer---Bradford-12-2-19.pdf


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