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The Coalition highlights selected news and opinion pieces that contribute to the dialogue on immigration issues. We do not necessarily endorse the views of the authors.

(OPINION) As U.S. Health-Care System Buckles under Pandemic, Immigrant & Refugee Professionals Could Represent a Critical Resource

In this time of crisis when health-care workers are not only on the frontlines of fighting COVID-19 but are themselves among its primary targets, it is more essential than ever to have enough qualified professionals to meet the needs of a buckling U.S. medical system. As U.S. Health-Care System Buckles under Pandemic, Immigrant & Refugee […]

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(OPINION) Immigrants Know All About Disaster Preparedness

Americans, it turns out, love their toilet paper. As the coronavirus pandemic intensified across the country, supermarket shelves stripped of eggs, hand sanitizer, and bread produced a phrase that may end up defining our increasingly warped year: panic buying. Immigrants Know All About Disaster Preparedness, Liana Aghajanian, The Nation, April 6, 2020 https://www.thenation.com/article/culture/covid-toilet-paper-panic/

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