Immigration Law

Recent Posts

Here’s how to handle Central American migrants — like the Cuban rafters and Soviet Jews before them
Posted on 13 Feb 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Roberto Suro, T. Alexander Aleinikoff, Feb. 13, 2019 "The United States has a long history of responding to migration emergencies with legislative remedies crafted for specific situations. Sometimes, the intent has been to open doors, at other... Read More

Border Tragedies: A Tempest Tossed Essay by Alex Aleinikoff on Trump Border Policies
Posted on 27 Dec 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Alex Aleinikoff, Dec. 20, 2018 - "The death of 7 year old Jakelin Caal while in Border Patrol custody is a tragedy, and it is sadly emblematic of Trump Administration border policies that have devastated families, undermined U.S. asylum laws and... Read More

Tempest Tossed #5 - "Zombie ideas" on US Immigration: A conversation with Professor Rubén Rumbaut on false ideas that will not die
Posted on 14 Sep 2018 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Tempest Tossed, Sept. 13, 2018 - "Immigrants commit more crimes? Don't learn English? Hurt the U.S. economy? These are "zombie ideas"-- false claims that refuse to die. Professor Rubén Rumbaut sets the record straight." Read More