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Truth & Lies ~ An El Salvador Tale

Imagine it is 1984, you are an 11-year-old boy, living in an adobe hut with a dirt floor and thatch roof in some far-flung corner of El Salvador.  919 more words

Canada faces mounting pressure to end Safe Third Country Agreement with U.S.

The Canadian government is facing mounting pressure to suspend its Safe Third Country Agreement with the United States amid concerns over child migrants being detained at the U.S. 859 more words


Thank You Fake News: Trump’s Border Policy and Changes in the Asylum Law

Perhaps we were all wrong about President Trump? Maybe he does listen to the women in his life? Current reports suggest that the President’s own wife and daughter, Melania and Ivanka Trump, were the impetus behind the President’s executive order to end the separation of families at our southern border. 746 more words

Give Us Your Tired, Your Poor...

Coming from a family of immigrants, I have only come to fully understand two narratives, that of my grandfather and that of my dad, both who migrated to California from Mexico back in their younger years. 642 more words


Sleepless in San Ysidro

If only I could sleep. Tomorrow is too important. That’s why I can’t sleep. If I’m too tired tomorrow how can I be strong for myself and for my kids. 618 more words

Why Kim Wanted to Meet Trump, Why Trump Wanted to Meet Kim

Why Kim Wanted to Meet Trump

Hans explains:

Because he had to wait for someone on the U.S. side to whom he would not have to feel intellectually or morally inferior. 41 more words


Nirav Modi flees to London, seeks political asylum

Nirav Modi has fled to the United Kingdom and is said to be seeking political asylum. The Financial Times while quoting British and Indian officials said the PNB fraud accused is currently in the UK.

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Vicky Nanjappa