At the Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration, as we commemorate International Women's Day and Women's History Month, we recall the struggle of women in the United States to gain equal nationality rights as we seek to promote women's equal right to nationality in other countries around the world. Less than a century ago, discrimination against women in U.S. nationality law threatened women's dignity, broke apart their families, blocked their political participation, and undermined their livelihoods.
UKIP leader Nigel Farage has called on Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron to take a stand on the Islamic State and strip UK nationals who are fighting abroad of their citizenship and cancel passports using the little-known Forei... Read Post
About the Author: Vince Murphy serves as a Public Affairs Officer for the Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration. Earlier this week Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration Eric Schwartz delivered ... Read Post
About the Author: Elizabeth Schlachter serves as Public Affairs Officer for the Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration. Today, on International Migrants Day, it is difficult to imagine that the United States could have achiev... Read Post