Are countries like Mexico “not sending their best”? Immigration offenses account for the largest portion of federal convictions of immigrants (the majority of whom were from Mexico), followed by drug and traffic violations.
Immigration patterns of the 1930s were affected by the Great Depression.In the final prosperous year, 1929, there were 279,678 immigrants recorded, but in 1933, only 23,068 moved to the U.S. In the early 1930s, more people emigrated from the United States than to it.
The United States is by far the world's top migration destination, home to roughly one-fifth of all global migrants. In 2016, nearly 44 million immigrants lived in the United States, comprising 13.5 percent of the country's population.
CASTLE GARDEN: America's First Immigration Center. Castlegarden.org is a free database developed and funded by The Battery Conservancy. It contains and makes available eleven million records of immigrants who arrived at the Port of New York from 1820 - 1892.
Since 1911, the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants has protect the rights and address the needs of persons in forced or voluntary migration worldwide and support their transition to a dignified life.
The number of unauthorized immigrants in the U.S. was lower in 2015 than at the end of the Great Recession. Here are five key findings about this population.
In a "60 Minutes” interview scheduled to air Sunday, President-elect Donald Trump said he planned to immediately deport 2 million to 3 million undocumented immigrants who “have criminal records” after his inauguration next January. “What we are going to do is get the people that are criminal ...
The Trump administration’s first year of immigration policy has relied on claims that immigrants bring crime into America. President Trump’s latest target is sanctuary cities. “Every day, sanctuary cities release illegal immigrants, drug dealers, traffickers, gang members back into our ...
December 15, 2007. Desert Trash: Illegal Immigrants’ Impact on the Environment By Rosa P. Oakes . Driving toward the U.S. – Mexican border in the wee hours of the morning there is a cool breeze coming in through the window. We stop at an isolated convenience store on state hig
Voting is now open for the tenth annual RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards and the first Settlement Agency Award! These coveted national award recognizes the achievements and accomplishments of Canadian Immigrants.