Archive for December, 2005

Senate Confirms USCIS Director

December 29, 2005

Last week, the Senate confirmed the appointment of Emilio T. Gonzales as the Director of USCIS. The previous director, Eduardo Aguirre, is now the ambassador to Spain.


December 6, 2005

Brooklyn artist Judi Werthein has created special high tops for sneaking into the United States. The shoes include a map of the border area around Tijuana, Mexico, and the best routes to San Diego. “The main problem that people have when they’re crossing is their feet,” Werthein says. “If people are going to cross anyway, at least this will make it safer.”