Category Archives: Immigrants

What’s happening at the U.S.-Mexico border in 6 charts

John Gramlich and Luis Noe-Bustamante of Pew Research – Border Patrol agents apprehended 92,607 migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border in March, the highest monthly total since April 2007. In response to the influx of migrants, U.S. President Donald Trump recently … Continue reading

Posted in Border control, Donald Trump, Immigrants, Mexico, Pew Research

Italy emerges as ground zero for European extremist populism

From Colleen Barry of AP – Italy’s populist interior minister is uniting Europe’s right-wing parties under an anti-migrant, anti-Islam, anti-bureaucracy banner. Continue reading…

Posted in Europe, Immigrants, Islam, Italy

Pew Research Center: 18 striking findings from 2018

By Abigail Geiger of the Pew Research Center – Pew Research Center takes the pulse of Americans and people around the world on a host of issues every year. We explore public opinion on topics ranging from foreign policy to … Continue reading

Posted in Demographics, Immigrants, Pew Research, Thought-Provoking Analysis

Key findings about U.S. immigrants

By Gustavo López, Kristen Bialik and Jynnah Radford of Pew Research – The United States has more immigrants than any other country in the world. Today, more than 40 million people living in the U.S. were born in another country, accounting for about one-fifth … Continue reading

Posted in China, Immigrants, India, Mexico, Pew Research, United States

5 facts about illegal immigration in the U.S.

By Jens Manuel Krogstad, Jeffrey S. Passel and D’Vera Cohn of Pew Research Center – There were 10.7 million unauthorized immigrants in the U.S. in 2016. The number of Mexican unauthorized immigrants declined since 2007, but the total from other … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Immigrants, Pew Research