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Trump halts most traffic on U.S. border with Mexico 20.3.2020 LA Times: Health

In the latest response to the coronavirus crisis, President Trump said he was halting most traffic on the border with Mexico.

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Immigration: How will new laws affect care workers? 22.2.2020 BBC: Front Page
Will foreign workers in the UK be able to stay, and more of your questions answered.
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Who'll wait tables and build houses? Britain's new immigration plan triggers outcry 20.2.2020 L.A. Times - World News

Plan to keep out 'low-skilled' migrants triggers outcry in Britain.

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Brexit: Views on the government's immigration plans 20.2.2020 BBC: Front Page
The BBC asked people in Wanstead and Basildon for their opinions on the policy.
U.K. launches points-based visa system 19.2.2020 Hindu: International
The new system will come into force from January 1, 2021 at the end of the transition period after the U.K.’s exit from the European Union
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Immigration: Five ways new laws will affect workers 19.2.2020 BBC: Front Page
The government will introduce a "points-based" post-Brexit immigration system - but what will be the impact?
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News Daily: Immigration plans, Brit Awards and coronavirus 19.2.2020 BBC: Front Page
Your morning briefing for Wednesday 19 February 2020.
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Immigration: No visas for low-skilled workers, government says 19.2.2020 BBC: Front Page
The post-Brexit immigration plan says employers must stop relying on "cheap labour".
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'It's inexcusable we don't know who we can hire' 9.12.2019 BBC: Business
The Conservatives' immigration plans lack clarity, says the head of a UK business group.
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Who should I vote for? General election 2019 policy guide 13.11.2019 BBC: Front Page
Compare where the parties stand on key issues, from Brexit and the NHS to education and the environment.
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As growers turn to Mexico for labor, workers turn to courts for wages 9.11.2019 LA Times: Business

California growers are recruiting record numbers of seasonal farm workers from Mexico while amassing a growing tally of fines and settlements over abuse allegations, according to U.S. Labor Department and court records.

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General election 2019: Tory plan to attract more NHS staff from abroad 8.11.2019 BBC: Front Page
The Royal College of Nursing says the proposed "NHS visa" will not do enough to fix staff shortages.
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Op-Ed: Shady immigration services are preying on L.A. County migrant workers 29.8.2019 LA Times: Opinion

Trump has made immigration so complicated, unscrupulous immigration advice complaints rose 90% in L.A. County in 2018. A bill in the California Legislature could help fix that.

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Brexit farm trial: 'I really like the work' 1.7.2019 BBC: Business
The Home Office is piloting a scheme recruiting non-EU workers for seasonal farm work.
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Immigrant farm laborers deserve more than just 'guest worker' protections 15.2.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

To the editor: There is an urgent need for immigration reform to address the situation in agricultural communities, but I disagree with some of the points made by American Farm Bureau Federation President Zippy Duvall.

We should respect the valuable role of farmworkers and ensure that they enjoy...

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How Not to Build a ‘Great, Great Wall’ 16.1.2019 ConsortiumNews.com
Trump’s promise of an insurmountable barrier between the U.S. and Mexico is an exercise in proven futility, writes Greg Grandin in this guided tour of fortification efforts over several decades.  By Greg Grandin TomDispatch The point was less to actually build…Read more →
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How Not to Build a “Great, Great Wall”: A Timeline of Border Fortification 14.1.2019 Truthout.com
Trump’s phantasmagorical wall, whether it ever materializes or not, has become a central artifact in US politics.

The post How Not to Build a “Great, Great Wall”: A Timeline of Border Fortification appeared first on Truthout.

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Trump has been silent on rule that employers verify that workers are legal 23.5.2018 Washington Post
E-Verify, a federal program for checking workplace eligibility, is effective and popular. But the president and the GOP have gone quiet about taking it nationwide amid a labor shortage.
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Creating a labor shortage by deporting immigrant farmworkers makes no sense 4.4.2018 LA Times: Commentary

To the editor: Who will work the fields in California when U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has rounded up all the immigrant laborers? (“ICE arrests farmworkers, sparking fears in the Central Valley over immigrants and the economy,” March 31)

Why, all those American citizens the Mexicans...

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Why Trump's effort to curb immigration could hurt US economy 26.2.2018 AP Business
WASHINGTON (AP) -- America's 21st century job market increasingly demands high-tech skills and knowledge. Yet consider this: Nearly half the new jobs the government foresees emerging by 2026 will require only a high school diploma - or none at all....
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