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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) – Dreamers in USA


Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) is the program which offered certain young undocumented USA immigrants, typically brought to the United States as children, work permits and a two-year renewable reprieve from deportation. It was introduced by President Barack Obama through executive action five years ago. Since the program’s inception, nearly 800,000 have signed up. In many states, these so-called ...

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what it means for DACA TO END

Trump’s decision to wind down DACA unless Congress acts doesn’t just threaten 800,000 immigrants. It threatens America’s immigration legacy. 1. Trump just turned DACA into a ticking time bomb for 800,000 immigrants. 2. It’s going to be harder for people with US-born family members to “get legal” than it’s ever been 3. There’s never really been a time when a ...

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How to Win the Green Card Lottery

When I tell people I won the green card lottery, they all give me the exact same shocked expression and exclaim “HOW!?” Well, the answer is that it was easy. It took me about five minutes to enter. It didn’t cost me a cent until the visa was confirmed. And it changed my life. The flashing banner ads you see online ...

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