Comment: Nations, Borders and Immigration
Today's Immigration Daily carries various items of interest, including an article on the fallacy of having to choose between borders and immigration. Also find articles on the B-1 Visa and on meeting the New STEM OPT rules.

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Article: Nations (and Borders) Can Exist Without Restricting Immigration. By Ilya Somin

Article: The B-1 Visa: Trap for the Tailor, Bricklayer and Tesla Motors. By Cyrus Mehta

Article: IT Staffing Companies Can Meet the Requirements of the New STEM OPT Rules. By Matthew D. Minor, Esq.

Bloggings by Matthew KolkenHillary's Send Them Back to Send a Message Deterrence Strategy Has High Human Cost     ACLU Sues Obama Admin for Denying Due Process to Immigrants     Obama Admin to Isolate Transgender Immigrants in Remote Rural For-Profit Prison     Huge Increase in Deaths per 10,000 Border Crossers

Blogging: Do High Tech Workers Travel or Relocate?. By Joel Stewart

Blogging: Employer Must Give Notice to Union Before Implementing E-Verify. By Bruce Buchanan

Bloggings by Roger AlgaseTrump's Immigration Plan: Art of the Deal, or Road to One-Man Rule?     GOP Judge, Rep., Intimidate "Pro-Immigrant" Admin. Lawyers, Officials

News: OFLC Streamlines H-2A Process

News: USCIS Updates Form I-566, Interagency Record of Request -- A, G or NATO Dependent Employment Authorization or Change/Adjustment to/from A, G or NATO Status

News: ICE FAQs on Agreement Between USCIS and ICE on Fingerprint Check Refresh Requests

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Headline: Brooklyn's Catholic Bishop Decries 'Racism and Xenophobia' Click here
Headline: William Weld sticks to Donald Trump immigration policy comparison to Kristallnacht - CBS News Click here
Headline: Trump's immigration plan: Big promises, bigger doubts Click here
Headline: Is fear of Trump fueling immigrants' push for citizenship? Click here
Headline: Tesla accident highlights the need to ensure worker visas aren't abused - LA Times Click here
Headline: New immigration detention facility to include separate transgender housing Click here
Headline: Talking Point: Republicans remain bitterly divided over Trump agenda Click here

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ComingsNGoings: Immigration Reading
Strangers in Our Midst: The Political Philosophy of Immigration by David Miller - Harvard University Press (May 9, 2016) - Hardcover: 240 pages, ISBN: 0674088905, $35.00 -

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