Tag: citizenship

India: Taxation’s Fatal Neglect?

India: Taxation’s Fatal Neglect?

Obsessed with spending, India's UPA has ignored the vital task of expanding the direct tax net. How one-sided has India's conversation on its government finances become. It is all about spending, spending, spending. For the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government, of course, elevated...

What Immigration Reform Means for Women (Part 2/2)

What Immigration Reform Means for Women (Part 2/2)

The US immigration system affects women differently from men. This is the last of a two part series. Read part one here. Immigrant women face numerous barriers when it comes to escaping, reporting, and getting help when they face domestic violence, sexual assault, or human trafficking. In addition...

What Immigration Reform Means for Women (Part 1/2)

What Immigration Reform Means for Women (Part 1/2)

The US immigration system affects women differently from men. This is the first of a two part series. In the summer of 2011, I visited a community organization in Georgia to hear the testimony of immigrant women who had been impacted by anti-immigrant legislation recently enacted in the...

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