Opinion

A Personal Note…

I love my job, I truly do. I get to help families stay together, I get to help people come out of the shadows and gain their independence, I get…

Opinion

Is All Hope Lost? No!

June was a crazy month in the world of immigration. From the Attorney General saying that domestic violence and gang violence generally aren’t grounds for asylum to the travel ban being allowed to…

Opinion Strategy

How to Advocate in Trying Times

It seems like hardly a day goes by without hearing about some new atrocity confronting immigrants and the immigration law system. In just the past week, these topics have dominated…

Opinion

Jesus the Refugee

Regardless of your faith, or lack thereof, there is no disputing the global and enduring impact of Jesus’s birth. Christmas Day is a perfect time to think about Jesus as…

Opinion

Limiting Access – The Cold Chill from USCIS

This is a tough post to write, because I generally like the Atlanta USCIS Field Office. The officers and staff are usually professional, kind, and helpful. But for the past several months,…