Border Patrol agents, rather than asylum officers, interviewing families for ‘credible fear’

Decide yourself, but in my opinion, this is yet another tactic at limiting the amount of asylum cases accepted. We have a historical and moral obligation to hear each asylum case. While that may seem like an intimidating task it is a challenge we must address with pragmatic and long term solutions. Simply setting upContinue reading Border Patrol agents, rather than asylum officers, interviewing families for ‘credible fear’

Solutions that will only cause more problems…

The current administration is working hard to stop the migration flow of immigrants coming up from the south. Forcing Mexico to be a “safe third country” and coercing Central and south American countries to bolster their own border security forces. All of these attempts to “fix” the immigration crisis are aimed at containment but thisContinue reading Solutions that will only cause more problems…

Supreme Court Says Migrant Asylum Can Be Restricted…this is not a victory

Here is an article updating you in the most recent Supreme Court ruling. It is not a victory for our country but will inevitably be a stain in our history books. Simply put we are making it damn near impossible for the most vulnerable people to seek refuge in the “land of refuge.” We canContinue reading Supreme Court Says Migrant Asylum Can Be Restricted…this is not a victory

Permafrost; another global warming agent we didn’t account for

apple.news/A4ORKpw3ATwek61xu74Wlcw This article in Nat. Geo is yet another example of an element contributing to the ever more rapidly developing climate crisis. As the world gets warmer so do these mammoth sized plates of frozen organic material causing them to release large amounts of carbon into the air speeding up the earths warming process. ThisContinue reading Permafrost; another global warming agent we didn’t account for