Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
1Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
“I See NNNNN....UUUUU......THING”

“I See NNNNN....UUUUU......THING”

Ratings: (0)|Views: 2|Likes:

More info:

Categories:Types, Brochures
Published by: Richard Herman, Cleveland Immigration Lawyer on Jan 27, 2014
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as DOC, PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

07/19/2014

pdf

text

original

 
“I See NUUUUUTHIIIIIIING”
By Richard HermnaSergeant Shultz has nothing on Cleveland medias !enchant "or seeing only #hat it #ants to see$It is hard to %elieve that the &lain 'ealer editorial %oard is doing its home#or( #hen it says that Greater Cleveland made “e)traordinary e""orts” in immigrant attraction in *+,-$ Huh. htt!/00###$cleveland$com0o!inion0inde)$ss"0*+,10+,0assessing2agenda2*+,-2greater$htmlThe national media consistently leaves out mention o" Cleveland as it discusses the “e)traordinary” innovations on this "ront in cities li(e 'etroit3 'ayton3 St$ 4ouis3 Colum%us3 Baltimore3 Chicago3 Indy3 Bu""alo3 Syracuse3 and other rust %elt cities$ There is a reason "or this omission/ the rest o" the country sees the anemic immigration !olicy discussion ta(ing !lace in Cleveland 5555 and yet3 our o#n 6ournalists 7#ith a "e# e)ce!tions83 miss the entire story$ &erha!s the "irst thing the editors o" the &' should consider doing3 to educate themselves and their readers3 is to %egin re5!u%lishing !ivotal stories that are generated a%out this issue3 seemingly #ee(ly3 "rom the N9Times3 :S;3 :ash!ost3 CNN and other outlets$ I" "or nothing else3 e)!osure to the real issues and !ossi%ilities might raise the level o" discussion in Cleveland %eyond !latitudes and !a%lum$ Second3 i" the &lain 'ealer editorial %oard is going to discuss this issue as one o" their longstanding “editorial !riorities3” li(e they did recently on television3 they should have a dee!er understanding o" the <uestions involved3 rather than 6ust !arroting the mantra o" need to attract “high s(ill immigrants$” The issue is much more com!le) and nuanced than that$Isnt the role o" 6ournalism to uncover the heart o" the matter. Shouldnt they %e as(ing the <uestion/ #hy are !eer cities running to#ard this issue3  #hy Cleveland is largely running a#ay "rom it.  = recent sam!ling o" “e)traordinary e""orts” outside the C4> com!ound/'etroithtt!/00###$nytimes$com0*+,10+,0*10us0immigrants5seen5as5#ay5to5re"ill5detroit5ran(s$htmlhtt!/00michiganradio$org0!ost0#hy5snyders5immigration5!lan5may5%e5his5%est5yethtt!/00###$national6ournal$com0ne)t5america0economy0michigan5as5mid#est5silicon5valley5*+,1+,,?htt!/00###$mar(et!lace$org0to!ics0#ealth5!overty0michigan5#ants5@++++5s(illed5immigrants5save5detroit'aytonhtt!/00###$nytimes$com0*+,-0,+0+?0us0ailing5cities5e)tend5hand5to5immigrants$htmlSt$ 4ouishtt!/00stlouisco$me0*+,-0+A0+0mosaic5!ro6ect5gets5glo%al5coverage5on5cnn0htt!/00###$stlamerican$com0ne#s0editorials0article2"1,e@@5eAa@5,,e*5Aed"5++,a1%c"?a$html =ccelerating Trend in Cities >m%racing Immigrants to &romote >conomic Gro#thhtt!/00america$al6azeera$com0o!inions0*+,-0,*0us5cities5in5a5racetoattractimmigrants$htmlhtt!/00immigrationim!act$com0*+,-0+A0,0immigration5is5a5!ositive5"orce5"or5economic5gro#th5in5cities0htt!/00immigrationim!act$com0*+,10+,0,@0immigrant5entre!reneurs5driving5gro#th5in5americas5heartlandhtt!/00###$csmonitor$com0layout0set0r,10US=0&olitics0*+,-0,,*0n5illegal5immigration5more5cities5are5rolling5out5a5#elcome5mat =lso o" note3 cities o" &itts%urgh3 'etroit3 and 'ayton all have recently elected ne# mayors$ =ll are !ro5immigrant$ Bill &eduto3 the ne# mayor o" &itts%urgh3 ran on a cam!aign o" ma(ing &itts%urgh a more immigrant5"riendly city$ He #on %y a landslide$htt!/00###$%ill!eduto$com0*+,-0+*0*?015city5o"5immigrants5#elcoming5a5ne#5generation5o"5immigrants5to5!itts%urgh0&eduto a!!ointed Tom Buell3 o" Glo%al &itts%urgh3 to head the Glo%al City committee on his transition team$htt!/00glo%al!itts%urgh$%logs!ot$com0*+,10+,0o!en5letter5to5mayor5elect5%ill5!eduto$htmlThe u!coming summit on immigrant5"riendly cities in the rust %elt #ill %e held in &itts%urgh in =!ril'etroits ne# mayor 'uggan su!!orts his governors !roactive a!!roach to hel! re%uild 'etroit %y #elcoming @+3+++ ne# immigrants in @ years and !ushing "or ne# immigration la#s that !rovide %ene"its to moving and #or(ing in 'etroit$ See a%ove$
 
Cleveland is increasingly %ecoming an outlier on the issue o" %uilding glo%ally5inclusive communities3 #elcoming immigrants3 and creating ne# 6o%s %y leveraging the entre!reneurial and innovative !ro!ensities o" the "oreign %orn$De# seem to notice$

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
scribd
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->