NYC’s foster kids need the same support as migrant children

NYC’s foster kids need the same support as migrant children

Ever since news broke of the children separated from their parents at the US border, Big Apple residents have rallied around the kids. Social-service agencies housing the separated children have been flooded with donations and offers from concerned citizens all over the…

Veterans respond to Army discharging immigrant recruits

Veterans respond to Army discharging immigrant recruits

Military veterans said it’s a slap in the face that immigrant recruits have quietly been kicked out of the Army after being promised citizenship — as the Department of Defense justified the branch’s actions by saying they were booted for legitimate reasons….

Army reportedly giving immigrant enlistees the boot

Army reportedly giving immigrant enlistees the boot

The Army is booting reservists and recruits who happen to be immigrants seeking a pathway to citizenship, according to a report on Thursday night. At least 40 such men and women were abruptly shown the door by Uncle Sam, wreaking havoc on…

Stop cheapening the Holocaust to score political points

Stop cheapening the Holocaust to score political points

In October 1975, the writer and survivor Elie Wiesel wrote these oracular words: “Novelists made free use of it in their work, scholars used it to prove their theories, politicians to win votes. In so doing they cheapened the Holocaust; they drained…

Let’s hope Trump’s border-family order succeeds

Let’s hope Trump’s border-family order succeeds

President Trump has wisely moved to stop separating families at the border, but that won’t remotely end the immigration wars — and may not even mean a permanent end to this dust-up. With the uproar continuing to mount, including among Republicans on…

New footage shows illegal immigrants marching into detention center

New footage shows illegal immigrants marching into detention center

Wrapped in thermal blankets and crammed inside chain-link-fenced cages: New footage shows illegal immigrants including young children marching into a Texas detention center where 1,100 people are now being kept in cramped conditions US Border and Customs released footage from inside a…

Children of immigrants will be allowed to spy for Britain for the first time ever, MI6 reveals as it unveils pioneering TV ad

Children of immigrants will be allowed to spy for Britain for the first time ever, MI6 reveals as it unveils pioneering TV ad

In a landmark move, the intelligence agency’s chief Alex Younger is scrapping a 100-year-old rule that new recruits must have two British-born parents in a bid to expand his service by a third. Wannabe new James Bonds now only need to be…

Historic pictures of the Windrush generation show the arrival of hundreds of immigrants who made Britain their home after World War Two

Historic pictures of the Windrush generation show the arrival of hundreds of immigrants who made Britain their home after World War Two

Thousands of people who first arrived in the UK as children with their parents fifty years ago could now be facing deportation – because many of them don't have the right paperwork to 'prove' they are British. Those who arrived in the…

Deported veteran becomes US citizen after California pardon

Deported veteran becomes US citizen after California pardon

SAN DIEGO — A decorated former U.S. Army paratrooper whose work on behalf of deported veterans drew widespread attention to his cause became a U.S. citizen Friday, giving immigration advocates a rare reason to celebrate. Hector Barajas, who was deported to Mexico…

Judge orders release of immigrant activist

Judge orders release of immigrant activist

Immigration-rights activist Ravi Ragbir will walk free for now, a judge in Manhattan federal court ruled Monday. Justice Katherine B. Forrest ordered Ragbir’s immediate release after ruling that “the government has acted wrongly” and subjected Ragbir, 53, to “unnecessarily cruel” treatment when…