USCIS: No Longer Securing It’s Promise As “a nation of immigrants”

Last month U.S. Citizenship and Immigration changed their mission statement to cut out the words, “the promise of the United States as a nation of immigrants” but instead now reflects the familiar Trump administration policies and rhetoric regarding immigration. Despite the ambivalence regarding immigration, the United States remains a nation built on immigrants. Continue reading

Immigrant women and history

The United States has always been a land of immigration. Among the thousands of immigrants aspiring to find new opportunities and make a change, women played a crucial role in shaping American society. Madeleine Albright is a prime example of a role model for strong women. She embodies women who have escaped oppression and made a difference within American borders. She is known for being the first female Secretary of State, and the highest-ranking woman ever in to work in the U.S. Government. Continue reading