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The Pentagon promised citizenship to immigrants who served. Now it might help deport them. – The Washington Post

The Pentagon is considering a plan to cancel enlistment contracts for 1,000 foreign-born recruits without legal immigration status, knowingly exposing them to deportation, a Defense Department memo shows. The undated action memo, prepared for Defense Secretary Jim Mattis by personnel and intelligence officials at the Pentagon and obtained by The …

Can Latinos Swing Arizona? – The New Yorker

An organization’s efforts to get out the vote may help to determine who wins the 2016 election. Jose Barboza was up early on March 22nd, the day of the Presidential primary in Arizona. Barboza, a twenty-four-year-old undocumented immigrant from Mexico, was volunteering for Promise Arizona, a local group dedicated to …

Which Countries Have The Most Immigrants? | FiveThirtyEight

Not necessarily the ones you might expect.   Dear Mona, What percentage of people worldwide don’t reside in the country where they were born? Has there been an increase in recent decades? Yuval, 35, Germany (born in Israel) Dear Yuval, In 2013, the last time the United Nations published data …