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Immigrants and PIAAC - If you are not satisfied with your country’s performance, don’t blame them

The international survey of adult skills, PIAAC, records large differences in numeracy and literacy skills between immigrants and non-immigrants. We examine how these differences relate to the countries’ average skills and skill rankings. 764 more words

Academic Literature

Lisa Ko’s The Leavers - Blog Tour Post

wKo’s The Leavers has rightly gained plaudits all over the shop; it is a moving exploration of identity and belonging in a world which is both shrinking, thanks to myriad forms of communication, and in which it is still possible to lose someone for years. 485 more words

Book Review

Human Trafficking Specialist at Worker Justice Center of New York

Job Title: Human Trafficking Specialist

Organization: Worker Justice Center of New York

Fields: human trafficking, human rights, labor rights, assistance for survivors, immigrants

Location: Kingston, New York… 67 more words

Full Time

Acculturative Stress and Maladjusted Children

A move across the world has many parents are concerned about moving their children. When it comes to international moves, stress can be placed on children and parents. 218 more words

Spring 2018

Gorsuch has turned!

Only 1 WORD to describe Gorsuch – DISGRACE! A liberal and democrat at heart and he has been masking himself as a conservative. What happened to all the true, real conservatives in America? 188 more words

World Politics

KIND OF KIN addresses immigration from multiple perspectives, with powerful results

This is my review of a terrific novel from a few years ago. I decided to re-post it because the issue of immigration remains relevant and, in fact, affects more people’s lives than ever. 819 more words

Book Reviews

Program Coordinator for New American Sustainable Agriculture Project at Organization for Refugee and Immigrant Success

Job Title: Program Coordinator for New American Sustainable Agriculture Project

Organization: Organization for Refugee and Immigrant Success

Fields: refugees resettlement, agriculture, farming, immigrants, job training, food justice… 66 more words

Full Time