Vietnamese priest Reverend Chuong Hoai Nguyen recently wrote a letter to President Donald Trump offering his own citizenship to a Syrian refugee. Commonweal Magazine, an independent journal run by Catholics, released the letter this week.
In his letter, Rev. Nguyen shows his support for Syrian refugees, having been a refugee … Read more
By Mandy Day
Roanoke mayor David Bowers has released a statement advising all Roanoke Valley governments to refuse assistance to Syrian refugees resettling in “our part of Virginia” until the threat of terrorism is eliminated. The Democratic leader for Roanoke justified his position by referring to Executive Order 9066, the policy that incarcerated 120,000 Americans … Read more
The comparison stems from a response she gave in the Miss America pageant asking for her thoughts on … Read more
Consideration for immigration reform in Congress is likely to be delayed until the end of the year, reports the NY Times.
Debate over possible US military involvement in Syria along with the continuing federal showdown over the budget have pushed immigration reform to the back of the line.