Category: Immigration

Promoting better deals for migrant workers in Arab countries

Malaysian labor activist Charles Hector Fernandez recently told their government that detention of 2400 undocumented migrants, mostly Bangladeshis, at 15 immigration depots must be followed up by a thorough investigation on the journey from their country of origin. He asked…

How the strange case of Obama’s Uncle Omar complicates immigration reform

obama's uncle

Most presidents have politically troublesome relatives: Jimmy Carter had colorful brother Billy, Bill Clinton had brother Roger, and the George Bushes had son/brother Neil, who was involved in both the savings-and-loan scandal of the 1980s and Asian “sex romps” that…