Citizenship

7.9.19

A “Screaming Siren” Went Off at the DOJ over Trump’s Census Citizenship Question

The Justice Department has a new team of lawyers with a nearly impossible task: finding a new rationale to include the citizenship question on the census after all.

5.30.19

GOP Strategist Wanted Citizenship Question on the 2020 Census to Benefit White People

He conducted a 2015 study that found adding the question "would be advantageous to Republicans and Non-Hispanic Whites.”

1.15.19

Trump administration can't ask if someone is a citizen on the 2020 Census, federal judge rules

Secretary Ross "violated the public trust," the judge wrote in his ruling.

8.17.18

Texas Republicans are recruiting immigrants minutes after they become citizens

“We want them to know Republicans welcome legal immigrants.”

5.9.18

When Recalling the Trauma of Sexual Violence Is Your Best Shot at a Visa

America's U Visa offers hope to survivors of awful crimes, even under Donald Trump. But applying can be its own kind of nightmare.

1.26.18

Trump’s citizenship plan for Dreamers would slash legal immigration

The plan would also allocate $25 billion for a border wall.

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1.25.18

Trump knows where he stands on DACA, but the White House won't let him say it

Trump's words on immigration don't matter, as long as he's tending to his base

12.18.17

The Undocumented Immigrants Who Are Actually Citizens

Thanks to confusing citizenship requirements, people can live for decades without knowing their true status.

12.6.17

The U.S. is forcing Indian immigrants to wait decades for green cards

Anywhere between 230,000 and 2 million Indian nationals are waiting for green cards, according to the Cato Institute.

4.7.17

Let a Radiant Photo Profile Series Introduce You to the Newest Americans

Photographer Sam Comen and writer Michael Estrin team up to portray the surprising stories of 'The Newest Americans.'

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