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Are immigrants allowed to have dreams? Even if they're inconvenient?

This is something I’ve been thinking about for a while now. Most of our parents came to the United States with next to nothing, a major language barrier and the hardest working ethic I’ve ever seen. 1,674 more words


Define American 

Joaquin Tenedora-Forte

American: adj is citizen of the United States

As a non American, Here is how I define American as people who willing to be Americans, who obey, protect the constitution of America and what it stands, the bill of rights and the first amendment. 29 more words


DAVID BROOKS: The Field Is Flat

New York Times: Like a lot of people who pay attention to such things, I had assumed that Democrats had a huge advantage going into next year’s presidential race. 172 more words


Oh Where, Oh Where, Has My G-28 Gone?

How is this still an issue?  When I re-started into immigration about four (4) years ago, I picked up an apparently straightforward I-751 case.  We completed the paperwork, filed it with a G-28 (on blue paper), and waited to get our receipt notice . 326 more words


On January 1, 1863, Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, freeing the slaves held in the states that were engaged in a rebellion against the United States. 1,091 more words


Newcomers can get help from Welcome Centre for Immigrants

New immigrants in Canada can seek assistance from the Welcome Centre for Immigrants at the Millbourne Market Mall.

The Centre announced that they will help newcomers “adjust, adapt and integrate into Canadian society” and “offer settlement and employment services”. 10 more words

two hundred needles (tanka)

two hundred needles
behind the locked door
just women – just immigrants

“I used to creep up on the roof of the tenement and talk out my heart to the stars or the sky. 172 more words