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- Feb 6 20174 minutes
Trump Vs. The Rule Of Law
One weekend came close to undoing the firm legal foundation that’s let U.S. business thrive
- Feb 10 201718 minutes
The Donald Trump Cabinet Tracker
The Senate confirmed Tom Price to be secretary of health and human services early on Friday morning.
- Dec 23 201615 minutes
Inside The Conflict Zone
The president-elect is issuing statements to world leaders that radically depart from U.S. foreign policy, and benefit his family’s corporate empire.
- Jan 30 20173 minutes
Is President Trump’s Immigration Order a 'Muslim Ban'?
Imagine the following scenario.A new presidential administration announces that “political turmoil and terrorism” in the Middle East requires new immigration rules.From now on, visitors, immigrants and refugees from Israel will not be admitted.With o
- Dec 12 20161 minute
The View From the Vatican
Pope Francis will address the Global Forum on Dec. 3. The Archbishop of Washington talked to TIME’s Elizabeth Dias about the Holy Father’s vision for the global economy
- Jun 13 20161 minute
The Next Frontier for Migrants is an Even More Dangerous One
JUSTIN WORLAND ON MAY 25, AN ITALIAN NAVAL vessel approached a blue boat in the Mediterranean Sea. Crowding the deck were more than 500 passengers, each of whom had paid smugglers for passage from the northern coast of Africa to the southern coast o
- Jan 23 20172 minutes
Homebuilders Look To Trump For A Mood Lift
The industry is betting on promises to ease regulations | “The biggest risk to the housing market … is the government”
- Feb 2 20175 minutes
First, They Excluded the Irish
President Trump may block entry to foreigners who need public benefits—a proposal rooted in 19th century laws targeting a wave of impoverished immigrants.
- Nov 18 20168 minutes
How Donald Trump Courted White Americans To Victory
Blue-collar whites say Trump understands how to get the jobs back. We're about to find out if that's true.
- Jan 10 20173 minutes
Jeff Sessions's Unqualified Praise for a 1924 Immigration Law
Trump’s pick for attorney general made the remarks during an interview with Breitbart’s Stephen Bannon, now an adviser to the president-elect.
- Nov 25 20165 minutes
After The Brexit Vote, What Next For Britain’s Poles?
After a surge in anti-immigrant hostility, will the U.K.'s largest foreign-born community stay put?
- Feb 12 20173 minutes
An Unintended Side Effect of Trump's Border Wall
Since the Great Recession, more Mexicans have left the United States than migrated there. Constructing a barrier along the southern border may discourage more from going.
- Feb 13 20173 minutes
Big Meat Braces for A Labor Shortage
Refugees help satisfy the need for low-skilled workers | “It remains a challenge to fully staff the plant”
- Jan 1 201710 minutes
'He Was the Nationalist Candidate'
The editor of First Things on Donald Trump and the limits of multi-cultural democracy
- Dec 19 20162 minutes
Germany’s Maternity Wards Are Booked
Immigrants are helping spur a badly needed baby boom | In developed countries, “there’s a dearth of millennials” giving birth
- Oct 1 20161 minute
A Voice for the Voiceless
JOAN CAPLIN MONICA MODI KHANT 43, ATLANTA BACKSTORY: Her parents emigrated from India. EDUCATION: BA from Rutgers, JD from New England School of Law. PROFESSION: Executive director, Georgia Asylum and Immigration Network. VISION: Provide legal
- Nov 28 20162 minutes
Immigrants Prepare For Life After Obama
Trump has said he’ll cancel undocumented workers’ permits | “Take them out of the workforce, that’s a problem for business”
- Mar 1 20163 minutes
Practical Advice for Fighting Fear
How do we dial down our freaked-out minds? Scott Halford, author of Activate Your Brain and the founder of the consultant group Complete Intelligence, explains.
- Jan 31 20174 minutes
The Atlantic Daily: Checks and Bank Balances
On the verge of announcing his Supreme Court pick, Trump fired the acting attorney general, corporations responded to his immigration order, Senate Democrats skipped confirmation votes, and more.
- Dec 23 20166 minutes
A Silver Lining To A Possible Terror Attack
Rezai Karim was attacked in Roanoke, Virginia. He had work authorization under DACA, a program Donald Trump could end.
- Dec 30 20164 minutes
Will Law Enforcement Support Trump's Immigration Plans?
The president-elect has pledged to deport millions of undocumented immigrants, but his proposals would require the cooperation of state and local authorities.
- Jan 28 20172 minutes
The Roots of a Counterproductive Immigration Policy
The liberal scorn for nationhood and refusal to adapt immigration policy to changing circumstances enables the rise of extremism in the West.
- Jan 31 20173 minutes
Cars, Shoes, Tech: An Array of Corporations Protests the Immigration Ban
An unusually wide range of major companies are speaking out against President Trump’s recent executive order.
- Nov 21 20162 minutes
Private Prisons Get A Boost From Trump
Investors anticipate a boom in immigrant detention centers | “We are getting them out ... or we are going to incarcerate”
- Nov 1 20161 minute
Canada’s Brain Gain Strategy
The U.S. should refashion its immigration laws to look like its northern neighbor’s.
- Oct 7 20165 minutes
A Homeless World
With a huge chunk of mankind on the move, 193 countries have finally struck an agreement on migrants and refugees.
- Dec 5 20165 minutes
What It’s Like To Be An Immigration Attorney In The Final Weeks Before The Trump Presidency
One lawyer says that she’s seen a tenfold increase in calls, emails, and inquiries to her firm since the election.
- Sep 26 20161 minute
Can the World Agree on a Plan to Help Refugees?
T.J. GLOBAL LEADERS WILL ATTEND TWO HIGH-PROFILE meetings Sept. 19–20 on the issues of migration and refugees. Summits hosted by the U.N. and U.S. President Barack Obama will attempt to forge a global response to the plight of the 65.3 million peopl
- Mar 1 20167 minutes
Don't Fear the Fear -- Let It Drive You
Fear is an assault on your ambition and innovation. It strips you of your confidence. It undermines your decision making and stops all progress. But you can beat it.
- Oct 24 20164 minutes
The 8,000-Mile Shortcut
THE SHORTEST ROUTE from Cuba to the U.S. is 90 miles. But that’s across the Florida Straits, and Liset Barrios gets nervous on a boat. So on May 13, she boards Copa Airlines Flight 295, setting off the long way around—the really long way. The journey