Many immigrants came to America seeking greater economic opportunity, while some, such as the Pilgrims in the early 1600s, arrived in search of religious freedom. What were the…

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How did German and Irish immigrants view the war in Europe? Americans of German descent sympathized with Germany. Americans of Irish descent remembered the centuries of British oppression…

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Part of citizenship eligibility involves spending at least three months in a certain state or in a USCIS service district before you file an Application for Naturalization (Form…

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On August 3, 1882, the forty-seventh United States Congress passed the Immigration Act of 1882. It is considered by many to be “first general immigration law” due to…

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Representatives at our USCIS Contact Center will now take calls Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., local…

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You cannot currently lose your Canadian Citizenship without renouncing it or having it revoked. That means that you cannot lose your Canadian citizenship by many of the means…

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To be eligible to receive federal financial aid, you must first receive an approved status-designation of either “Refugee” or “Asylee” on your Arrival-Departure Record (I-94). 2. … For…

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Malaysia hosts some 90,000 refugees and asylum-seekers, of whom 92 per cent are from Myanmar. Other significant refugee populations in the country originate from Afghanistan, Iraq, Somalia and…

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A green card is not necessary to be able to travel abroad. Basically, a green card is a document that proves your permanent residency. In other words, it…

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Finland. If the peacefulness offered in Canada and Iceland isn’t enough and you’re worried about personal security, you can’t get much better than Finland. After all, it’s the…

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