How can someone make use of Naturalization documents? Below is a very easy how to with links that show examples of other documents you may come across and terms you will need to understand.
What are passenger lists and how they can help a genealogist are two of the most common questions I was asked when I taught beginning genealogy. O have put together some brief how-to's, what information can be found, and useful links.
A free verse poetry in memory of three dogs that came to my life.
Why the United States needs to reform its immigration policies. Suggestions on how to fix them.
If you ask people for their impression of who is living in their country, they are quite likely to give you a very misleading answer.
Regarding on the Melilla issue, one tends to think that this migratory movement is being organized to create problems in other countries.
The Amish have expanded their settlements, as there is an estimated 150,000 Amish in the country now, mainly due to the large families which average about seven kids. There are as many as eight different orders here in the U.S. Such as Old Order Amish, New Order Amish, Andy Weaver Ami...
What Putin said to the Duma in August of 2013 is pertinent to the current USA/Mexico border crisis. The leaders should take heed of an intelligent assessment.
I have added a wrap-up to a piece I wrote almost three years ago about the problems on the United States/Mexico border. Nobody was listening then. Apparently, no one is listening now. The vaunted Dream Act for some is ending up a nightmare for almost everyone.
Migration is sometimes inevitable, and immigration lawyers are indispensable. The various legal aspects might slow down the process. By employing professionals, one can save time and effort.
The new 'Go Home' vans to curb the issue of illegal migrants within the UK have not been successful
Are you ready to travel? Well you may think you are ready for that international trip, but the immigration official may have different ideas. Here are several reason why you will no get let into the country of your destination.
Untrained boys forced into lifelong conscription in an endless civil war. The only trained power and proper firearms are in the hands of the leader's bodyguards. Eritreans have been trying to escape for too long. How will they stop the cycle of violence?
We should all struggle in search of better lives for ourselves and our children. But mortal peril -- or tragic accident -- could be avoided with more concern for equal rights.
Captain Jeremiah Higgins talks about a "prerequisite" for being absorbed as immigrants to the United States, at least for some nationalities, and about what actually happens to cadets during their military training. - Jamie Sentana-Ries-Cortez
Illegal immigration is a hot button issue in the US at the moment. I wrote this poem based on true events. As an old man, I've come to understand that sadly there are many sides to every issue. This portrays of of them.
The issue of reforming our immigration policies as well as the Department Of Homeland Security is concluded within this Article Of Confederation in National Economic Reform's agenda.
In spite of a push from both sides of the aisle for immigration reform, support as started dropping in light of recent world events.
Rules should sometimes be bent or broken in order to reflect and promote our humanity. Here is a case where the rules need to be bent.
For immigrants, the disabled, and those rejected by society, gaining a college degree in the United States can be among the most life changing experience that a person would undergo.
If America is a nation of laws as we proclaim, then our immigration laws are part of the package. - Ted Nugent
A short essay on Ethnocentrism and how it relates to body adornment, gift-giving, culture and societies, with a main example of The Hmong people, who first emigrated to the United States in the 1980's.
In 2005, I came to Canada alone with two huge suitcases and left all my family, my friends and my proud career back in my original country. I took around twenty-hour flight for arriving in Toronto, the city I chose to do my first landing in Canada.
Since I have been absent from Wikinut, there have been some new people that have joined Wikinut. They just might be thinking, who is this hairy woman/man that just left a message on my page. Enquiring minds might or might not, want to know.
In Arizona, if you are Latino, you are treated differently than whites, no matter what your credentials are.