I am excited to announce that my guest this week will be Enoka Herat from the ACLU of Washington! She will talk about immigration and law enforcement, welcoming city policies and much much more! We will be live on air on Desi1250am and live on Facebook simultaneously on Tuesday June 20th 2017 at 10am PST! Enoka[…]
I am thrilled and honored to announce that my guest this week will be Seattle City Councilwoman Lorena Gonzalez. Councilwoman Gonzalez has been a champion for immigrant rights. She recently helped create an immigrant legal defense fund- an unprecedented step in Seattle. We will be live on air on Desi1250am and live on Facebook simultaneously on Tuesday June 13th[…]
I am honored to announce that my guest this week will be Dr. Joseph Castleberry! Dr. Castleberry is the author of The New Pilgrims: How Immigrants are Renewing America’s Faith and Values. Will be live on air on Desi1250am and live on Facebook simultaneously on Tuesday June 6th 2017 at 10am PST! Dr. Joseph Castleberry is[…]
I am so very honored and thrilled to announce that I will be having a special Facebook Live interview with Ali Noorani on Friday June 2nd 2017 at 10am PST! Ali Noorani is the Executive Director of the National Immigration Forum. His recently released book “There Goes The Neighborhood” is currently a best seller. We will talk[…]
We are thrilled to announce that One America’s Director of Education & Integration Policy Roxana Norouzi will join us on “Tahmina Talks Immigration” on Desi 1250 am at 10am on May 30th 2017 at 10am PST. Roxana Norouzi has over 12 years of experience in advocacy and social justice work with immigrant and refugee populations. Currently, she is the Director[…]
AILA National provides a quick analysis of the budget bill that just passed in Congress. It has important immigration implications so worth watching! Thank you AILA for the quick analysis!
USCIS sent the below email today. The lottery process is complete and people will start receiving the unselected packages soon. My guess is that it will still take a week or two to receive the last receipt notices. So, there is still time to get notified of being selected. I expect to see returned packages[…]
It is an honor to be published once again in the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) Leadership Blog! Given the current uncertain times we live in, the bars to returning to the US need to be addressed. Here is my article on it: Perhaps not since the Japanese internment camps of the 1940’s, or during[…]
I was honored to have appeared on local NPR radio station KUOW’s The Record with Bill Radke recently. Here is a link to the podcast of The Record. (The discussion starts at around 18 minutes). Thank you KUOW for having me!
I am so honored to announce that my guest this week will be Sheriff Urquhart! He serves as the chief county-level law enforcement official for 1.9 million people and oversees the 1000+ employees of the King County Sheriff’s Office. The He will appear on Tuesday May 2nd at 10am PST. The role of law enforcement in immigration has never been[…]