Seven things that may surprise you in the US

I know hundreds of people who dream of leaving their home country. At the same time, I myself have never dreamed of moving somewhere for permanent residence from my beloved Petersburg. But I have been living in California for a little over two years now. During this time…

Which of the relatives can be transported to the US by a green card holder

Holders of US green cards residing in the country can petition certain family members in order to move them to permanent residence, according to the website of the US Immigration Service (USCIS). This rule applies to three categories: wife or husband; unmarried and unmarried ...

Cold, isolation and torture with insomnia: the Russian - about the American immigration prison

It is probably very difficult to meet a person who would say that immigration was an easy and painless process for him. However, the story of Mikhail Nikitin (name has been changed) stands out especially from others. Mikhail, a political refugee from Russia, and his wife Lydia applied for asylum ...

A nugget from Mogilev: how a Jew from Belarus who does not know notes created the US anthem

Irving Berlin is a nugget from Mogilev that conquered America. Few people know that the author of the US anthem comes from a Jewish family in Belarus. His story was told by the Observer edition. Irving Berlin is an American composer of Russian origin who has written over 900 songs, 19 musicals and ...

Immigration blues: what to do if you want to leave everything and return to your homeland

Lack of humanity and understanding, draconian conditions of survival, alien mentality, inability to restore the former social status and use previous achievements ... These are just some of the reasons that sometimes force immigrants to return home after several years and enormous efforts spent on adaptation in a foreign country. ...

'Landmark decision': court ruled racist one of US immigration laws

A federal judge in Nevada ruled for the first time that a long-standing law criminalizing re-entering the United States after deportation is unconstitutional because it is clearly racist in origin. More details were told by Reuters. Federal laws qualify entry into the country without ...

Six questions to answer before moving to another country

Moving to another country can really be the beginning of a new, more successful life, but physical movement will not save you from all problems, but can create new ones. In addition, the subjective and objective constraints that you are used to being guided by in your home country will move ...

Biden presented a 21-point immigration program: what's in it

In January, the administration of US President Joe Biden embarked on extensive government efforts to reform the immigration system, including sending a bill to Congress that creates a new system for responsible border management and protection, a pathway to citizenship, and better immigration management. In a statement ...

Fears of immigration: 8 stereotypes that prevent you from moving to another country

“It seems that moving abroad is a pipe dream, available only to the rich and successful. But emigration is often hampered by stereotypical fears. Don't have money or don't know the language? Your problems are not unique, but a solution has already been invented for them. Continue to be afraid or quit ...

What documents can you be asked in the United States as proof of immigration status?

It is becoming more and more important to have proof of your immigration status in the United States. Immigration documents are required if you are in contact with law enforcement or immigration services. In the current environment, even US citizens may face identification problems. Moreover, immigration documents ...

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