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- Don't mind the media, Mrs. Mirosh, we're all listening anyway. Byfield, Link // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;4/12/93, Vol. 20 Issue 17, p2
Discusses the remarks made by Canada's Community Services Minister Dianne Mirosh concerning immigrants. Other groups she has offended in the past; Mirosh's three points; Argument that shutting out strangers is an inborn human instinct; More.
- The benefits of immigration. Woodard, Joe // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;6/28/93, Vol. 20 Issue 28, p13
Considers the stand of the Vancouver-based Fraser Institute on the subject of immigration. Fraser's new study `The Immigration Dilemma,' was discussed at the Calgary Convention Centre last week, the consensus being that assuming some judicious government policy-making, immigration is a boon. ...
- California here we go. // Orange County Business Journal;11/25/96 Supplement, Vol. 19 Issue 48, p6
Reports that California recorded a net inflow of residents in 1996. What the influx was attributed to; Release of information by the Center for Continuing Study of the California Economy (CCSCE); Comment from Stephen Levy, CCSCE's director; Reduction on the movement of residents out of the state.
- Immigration as a source of political discontent and frustration in Western democracies. Freeman, Gary P. // Studies in Comparative International Development;Fall97, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p42
Looks at immigration as a source of political discontent and frustration in three sets of Western democracies, focusing on linkages between the scale, timing and characteristics of migration and the process of migration policies. Impact of immigration on Western public; Attitudes toward...
- Seeking a path between old and new. Munn, May Mansoor // Christian Science Monitor;5/15/98, Vol. 90 Issue 119, p12
Relates the author's experiences of her immigration from the Middle East to attend college in the United States. Compares her experience to reminisces of her elderly aunt's immigration.
- Where immigrants are welcomed. de Pommereau, Isabelle // Christian Science Monitor;3/4/97, Vol. 89 Issue 67, p3
Reports that officials of Jersey City, New Jersey, have taken an unusual stand on immigration, and have declared their community a safe haven for legal and illegal foreigners. City workers discouraged from reporting illegal immigrants to authorities; Prohibition of the use of money to identify...
- Managing migrations. Meissner, D. // Foreign Policy;Spring92, Issue 86, p66
Discusses migration, today is fundamentally an economic phenomena. Five basic categories of migrants: legally admitted immigrants and non-immigrants, contract labor migrants, illegal immigrants, asylum-seekers and refugees; Effects of immigrationon the economy, culture and society as a whole;...
- Hongkong Chinese emigration and investment patterns in... Lam, Danny Kin-Kong // Journal of Northeast Asian Studies;Spring90, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p60
Presents a brief historical survey of emigration from HongKong after World War II, and outlined the change in pattern of overseas emigration and investment after the 1982 China and British agreement. Information on the transfer of sovereignty of Hongkong from Britain to the People's Republic of...
- Hong Kong. Wilson, Beth // Legaldate;Jul99, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p8
Talks about anticipation of a Chinese government ruling on the issue of reducing the number of mainland Chinese who are eligible to migrate to Hong Kong.
- Foreign intellectuals routinely excluded. // Mother Jones;Jan86, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p29
Thousands of foreign intellectuals, authors and political figures have been denied US visas because of their political beliefs. The practice makes the US the only Western democracy to exclude foreign citizens on ideological grounds.