The Book of Isaias: A Child Of Hispanic Immigrants Seeks His Own America
Journalist Daniel Connolly has just written a new book, The Book of Isaias: A Child of Hispanic Immigrants Seeks His Own America.”
The book is the culmination of five years of research and interviews with children of immigrants in the United States.
Connolly follows Isaias Ramos, an 18-year-old high school student, and his friends as they weigh options for their future. Connolly discovers that for the Hispanic teens, the options quickly fizzle out.
Finding a place in American society for a child of Hispanic immigrants isn’t as easy as people think.
In an interview by Seth Ferranti, VICE recently spoke to Connolly about his experiences writing the book, what he sees as the major immigration challenges of today, and how they affect the children of Hispanic immigrants. You can find the article here >>> How America Lets Down The Children Of Immigrants.
This listing of immigration terms, from a to z, provides easy-to-grasp, jargon-minimized tips and definitions, as well as examples taken from various writings and blog posts.
Why Do Lawyers Talk Like That?
In Arias v. Lynch, a recent Seventh Circuit decision, Appellate Judge Richard Posner questioned the legal meaning of the phrase, “crimes of moral turpitude.”
What he wrote covered far more than the meaning of a single phrase. He attacked the way lawyers used language that laymen cannot grasp.
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“The Best View Comes After The Hardest Climb.” – Anonymous
In this short presentation, you will learn the patterns of immigration fraud which occur the most often.
By learning these schemes, you can help yourself, your family, and your friends from becoming victims of immigration fraud in the future. Share this information widely.
Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and those ripples build a current which can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance.
Looking for a quick guide to help you select an immigration attorney? This slideshare presentation walks you through seven issues to consider as part of your search.