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    Bracero Shortage In Mexico

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    work twice as hard and twice as fast in order to earn any sort of wages for themselves and their families. As the Bracero Program met its end on December 1, 1964, “at its peak drew more than 400,000 workers a year across the border. A total of about 4.5 million jobs had been filled by the time the bracero program was abolished in 1964.” (Bauer) One considerable reason for the program’s termination stemmed from the introduction of the mechanical cotton harvester coupled with the presence of thousands of illegal agricultural workers in the U.S. Thus, this destroyed the practicality of the Bracero Program according to Elizabeth Mandeel. The end Bracero Program marked the beginning of other guest worker programs however. The H-2A agricultural program and the H-2B non-agricultural program are two of these programs. Both programs offer significant legal protections for foreign farmworkers and aim to discontinue the immoral practices and procedures experienced in the Bracero Program. Ultimately, the Bracero Program did not benefit Mexico as much as the U.S. but it had its positive outcomes despite the intensive labor and circumstances Braceros had to endure. First it alleviated unemployment in Mexico, “for it allowed over 4 million Mexicans to emigrate.” (Mandeel) Therefore, allowing its people to earn income in order to boost Mexico’s economy. Secondly, it alleviated manpower shortages for farmers because numerous Braceros worked the fields with resulted in no crops to be lost…

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    Free Trade Ethics

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    Government, the H-1B visa program. This long-running program was created to allow companies to hire temporary foreign workers to fill highly skilled positions that Americans cannot fill. The H-1B is good for three years and may be renewed for another three years. These workers may also apply for green cards while in the program and are granted additional time in the program till they get the green card. There are 85,000 visas granted each year in a lottery held by United States Citizenship and…

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    COMPLAINT On June 2, 2016, the Office of the Bar Counsel received a complaint from Lynette Fast Horse regarding Attorney Paul T. Shane. The complainant, a former employee, believes that Shane has failed to appropriately handle immigration matters. Fast Horse alleges that Murray is in violation of Mass.R.Prof.C. 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, and 8.4(c). FACTS Fast Horse has provided information regarding nine separate complaints, a synopsis of each complaint is as follows: Complaint #1 On March 7, 2016, Myung…

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    STEM Workforce Shortage

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    This workforce shortage has diminished the competitiveness of the US global economy and threatened national security. Not all analysts agree with the three reports, arguing that STEM executives are causing the domestic STEM workforce shortages. This paper analyses both arguments regarding the domestic STEM workforce shortage: that foreign workers on H-1B visas are beneficial to our labor supply since US schools are not producing enough STEM graduates, and that the domestic STEM workforce…

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    though I am doing right things. However, a few years later, I realized that I did lead them a wrong way. Now, I try to love my self first and make my boundary as focusing on myself. 2. How will you keep things in perspective? • You said, “God send you here.” When I had applied Columbia Theological Seminary in 2014, I did not have enough money to study abroad, my English was not good, and my parents did not support me to go study abroad. Even, a lot of people who applied the seminary in U.S.A.…

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    Why did I avoided it? Well, I just wanted to be sure that I was going to go on the trip, any contingency could have happened. The true is that I had to go a week before finals to the consul of Haiti because they told me, on three distinct occasions that I needed a visa to go to Haiti. So, I actually had to miss class. The morning was gray, a traffic lady yelled at me, I missed the 8:21 am commuter train: I waited an hour for the following. I got to the consul in Boston, they made me take $10…

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    at least 70% of the time they have been in the country. In addition, they have to pay the expenses of the normal procedure to become a permanent resident and the taxes they haven’t paid. In exchange they will be granted all American benefits which if the qualify would include health insurance, right to vote, among others. However, immigrants who committed crimes, contraband and/or drug traffic should be deported. On the other hand, the benefits received while they were undocumented should not…

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    Immigration Law Case Study

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    The demographics in the post 1965 era was not limited on the number of immigrants that could admitted in the United States from any country in the Western Hemisphere. The Hart-Cellar Act established a ceiling of 120,000 immigrant visas for the Western Hemisphere. The amount of 20,000 immigrants from Mexico was unrealistic in the 1960s. The number of immigrants was dramatic because there was not that many strict laws as now. During the 1960s it was a lot easier to receive a visa, so the amount of…

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    Personal Goal Analysis

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    My current personal goal is to continue attending Marlboro college. This is an intermediate goal since it fits in in under the rest of my life goals. Continuing to go to a college I am already attending might seem like an easy task but there are a lot of factors that play in this situation, both the ones I can and can’t control. First off, since I am not a U.S. citizen or legal resident, in order to attend college in the U.S. in general I have to have a student visa (F1). I have already taken…

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    women come from Asia and particularly, China. According to Sophia Yan article, “how far Chinese moms will go to have US babies,” (03/30/2015, 3), she clearly explains how Chinese moms lie on their visa application with the help of an organization called You Win. The mothers are coached and they know exactly what to say to the immigration officers at the port of entry. The article further explains how You Win encourages mothers to apply for the tourist visa in advance so that they are not…

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