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Paradise Lost: Sprawl Transformed Honolulu From Utopia to Urban Mess

April 23, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Let’s be clear from the outset. Travelers who have never visited Honolulu, Hawaii’s capital located on Oahu, should make it […]

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More Cheap Labor Visas, Fewer American Jobs

April 19, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Judging by the message Congress sends through its quasi-automatic visa approvals, U.S. businesses need overseas workers for virtually every labor […]

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On Earth Day 2018, Congress Whistling Past Graveyard on Population Growth

April 16, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Last month, the United Nations hosted a Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) conference in Bonn, Germany. Despite hopes that limiting population […]

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Report: H-1Bs Not ‘Best and Brightest’

April 14, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Since the Immigration Act of 1990 created the H-1B visa, the debate surrounding its value has been intense. Supporters contend […]

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Dismal March Labor Report Deflates Jobs Recovery Hype

April 9, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

The March Bureau of Labor Statistics report was a disappointment with the economy adding only 103,000 jobs. March’s poor performance deflated […]

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NEPA in the Age of Trump

April 5, 2018 | Kevin

The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) has been called the Magna Carta of our nation’s environmental laws. Passed in 1969, […]

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H-1B Visa Opening Day Arrives – 85,000 Tech Job Giveaway as Americans Watch from the Sidelines

April 2, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

With April 3 the Opening Day, so to speak, for U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services to accept fiscal year 2018 […]

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A Californian Warns: ‘Don’t Go West, Young Man’

March 28, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

California, the preferred destination for travelers who took publisher Horace Greeley’s long-ago suggestion to “Go West,” is a mess. According to […]

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Intimidation, Rape and Slavery: The Untold Story of H-1B Workers:

March 27, 2018 | Jack Palmer

Americans are increasingly coming to a better understanding of how the H-1B visa is being used to undermine the American workforce in […]

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Bay Area Campaign Targets H-1B Visas, Asks Congress to Fix on Americans’ Behalf

March 23, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

  In a campaign that strikes at the heart of Silicon Valley hiring practices, Congress is being urged to fix […]

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Fearing H-1B Tightening, Tech Giants Ramp Up Lobbying

March 19, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Since Congress created the H-1B in 1990, IT services companies have had things go mostly their way. U.S. Citizenship and […]

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Adding Immigrants to Bolster an Aging America is a Ponzi Scheme

March 13, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Good and possibly great news: the U.S. birthrate continues to trend lower, now at the lowest on record since 1920, […]

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Official Blows Whistle on Illegal Immigrants Working on SoCal Construction Sites

March 13, 2018 | Kevin

We sat down for an incognito interview with Blaine Taylor (not his real name), a construction site inspector who works […]

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American Tech Workers Get Good News; Employment-Based H-1B Visa Requirements Toughening

March 6, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

Displaced American IT workers, and recent grads struggling to find a tech job, just received good news. A February U.S. […]

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Alarming Environmental Report Disingenuously Dodges Overpopulation Link

February 28, 2018 | Joe Guzzardi

“Disappearing Rivers,” a Center for American Progress-commissioned report, was introduced to a Washington, D.C. audience recently. The report was unsparing […]

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