Daily Immigration News Clips – December 28, 2021

Aggregated local and national media coverage of major immigration law news stories being discussed throughout the U.S. on December 28, 2021.

National

Associated Press Immigrants welcome Afghan refugees, inspired by own journeys
By Janie Har

Forbes Falling Immigration, Not Relocation Due To Covid-19, Is Hurting Cities
By Richard McGahey

San Francisco Chronicle Thousands of asylum seekers can’t work legally after judge declines to order work authorization extension
By Bob Egelko

Washington Post (Op-Ed) U.S. communities that welcome Afghan refugees will be glad they did
By Steve Tobocman and Alan Mallach

Local

AP News Bosnian community in Iowa provides help for Afghan refugees

NY Daily News Applying for an immigrant visa if you’ve been deported
By Allan Wernick

WMTW (Maine) ACLU of Maine takes legal action against Boston immigration office over denied Asylum applications
By Terry Stackhouse

Miami Herald (Op-Ed) End profit-driven detention in the immigration system as well as federal prisons
By Bob Libal and Azadeh Shahshahani