Baltimore to lose dozens of skilled immigrant teachers, thanks to Trump’s crackdown on H-1B visas

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@thinkprogress—Nearly 25 Baltimore public school teachers will see their visas expire at the end of June, when they will be forced to return to the Philippines and Jamaica, where they’re from, compounding Baltimore’s already severe teacher shortage. According to the Baltimore Sun, the teachers came to the United States in the mid-2000s on H-1B visas, […]

Here’s how Arizona Republicans inspired Trump’s horrific immigration crackdown. An Arizona Republic newspaper columnist has a provocative theory that President Donald Trump’s new policy of separating children at the border has been successfully implemented before. Columnist E.J. Montini suggested the policy be named, “Operation W*tback 2.0 – The Children.” Montini noted that back in 2006, then-state Senate President Russell Pearce called for a renewal of a 1950s-era deportation program known as “Operation W*tback.” “Pearce was the legislator behind Arizona’s infamous,...