Austin Fisher, Source NM, Dec. 8, 2023
"When human waste flooded part of a U.S. immigration prison in central New Mexico last month, guards ordered incarcerated people to clean it up with their...
The Lever, Dec. 8, 2023
"As the country’s immigration agency ponders a significant expansion of its vast, troubled immigrant surveillance regime, private prison companies are telling investors...
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Alina Hernandez, Tulane University, Dec. 5, 2023
"A new report co-authored by Tulane Law’s Immigrant Rights Clinic shows that more than 100,000 abused or abandoned immigrant youths are in...
Bipartisan Policy Center, Dec. 5, 2023
"In this week’s episode, BPC host Jack Malde chats with four distinguished immigration scholars at Cornell Law School on their new white paper “Immigration...
" The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today announced an expanded
list of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM)
designated-degree programs that qualify eligible graduates on student
visas for an optional practical training (OPT) extension. This
announcement builds on a series of administrative reforms designed to
further the Department's commitment to attracting international
students." - DHS, May 11, 2012.
See also: ICE Broadcast Message to all SEVIS users, Additions to the STEM-Designated Degree Program List, May 12, 2012.