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
U.S. President Barack Obama on Sunday reiterated his commitment to push immigration reform in the first year of his second and final term, insisting that it is listed among the top priorities of his government's agenda.
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.
Living Planet Report 2012 released by WWF states that the environment of the planet is getting worse. The biodiversity has decreased by an average of 28% globally since 1970. Each one has to rise to the occasion as our leaders have many raging fires to tackle. It is now or never; let ...
The building of a country requires the leadership and populace to understand and repond to the changes around them.
Why would the United States refuse entry to a father who wants to attend his ten year old son's funeral?
This is about my personal experience feeling the joy of becoming US citizen and the sadness of losing my Filipino citizenship.
Human rights were advertised. The French seemed to be the beacon of the world. Women were being glorified. The British sometimes joined in with France's dance. Slavery is mocked. Science gives hope to the discouraged. Germany ruffles feathers.
There are three main factors which determine the population size and growth of a given country. There three factors are birth rate, death rate and migration.
When one is applying or the Immigration visa in England they must be well-prepared in the following ways.
When grandpa applied for the homestead claim, he chose a beautiful view over land that could be farmed; his brothers never forgave him.
The interesting results of an interview with a man of German national origin who lived in Germany and Holland during World War II and subsequently immigrated to the United States with his family. The first part of this article consists of the goals and general layout of the planned in...
My take on what we should do about the supposed immigration problem in the United States
For most of us, when we decide to immigrate to a new country, we expect to seek a better life or experience some colorful adventures in a new place.