U.S. will step up expulsions of Cubans, Haitians and Nicaraguans at the border, expand legal pathway

In the Miami Herald, IJDH’s Steve Forester explains why Haitians are at the US border: “The problem remains the administration’s failed foreign policy towards Haiti, which by propping up the corrupt regime and blocking democracy is responsible for Haiti’s unprecedentedly hellish conditions,” said Steve Forester, a South Florida immigration advocate. “Until that policy finally changes, many Haitians will unfortunately likely continue to risk their lives in desperate attempts to save them.”

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