Asylum, INA § 212(f), Parole, and White Whales

  A 30-minute read.  Introduction I don’t blog nearly as often as I’d like, partly because I now sometimes write for other outlets, like the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS) and the Institute for Sound Public Policy, and regularly participate in or listen to Spaces about immigration on X (formerly Twitter). But, my irregular writing here is and […]

Yes, Asylum is “Legal,” but…

Southwest border apprehension in El Paso, Texas in March 2019

An 18-minute read. Introduction This post should take approximately 18 minutes to read, which is probably at least five longer than I imagined when I started writing it. There are some legal citations, not as many as some posts, but more than in others. Still, excluding those, I don’t think the subject is particularly complicated […]