Episode 146

Published on:

2nd Mar 2023

The Rise Of Mexican Asylum Claims In Canada

It was bound to happen.

Sooner or later, as the U.S. has increasingly presented a not-so-friendly welcome mat to those seeking refuge, migrants were bound to look elsewhere in their quests for security and stability. . . .

Even neighbors residing next door, at our Southwest border from Mexico.

That some of our neighbors were trying to enter Canada is not new information to those of us who work in the field of immigration law. 

However, the number of individuals bypassing the U.S. is larger than I personally suspected.

Related Podcasts:

Episode 68: Why A Border Wall Is Not The Answer

Episode 3: U.S. Asylum Seekers Flee To Canada

Recommended Links For More Information:

Central American Children Refugees: A Failure To Plan Ahead

From TPS To Asylum In Canada: Betrayal, Hope, And Fear

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The Immigration Mastermind is a podcast for immigrants and their families that shares tips, insights, and tidbits to help guide the quest for permanent residence and citizenship in the United States. The podcast strives to build knowledge, while dispelling myths in short bite-sized, easy-to-understand snippets of pull-no-punches information.

Designed for both immigrant families who have already started the immigration process and those just starting to think about their journey, the Immigration Mastermind provides a mix of expert tips about legal rules, insights about breaking news, and tidbits to help immigrants and their families to keep their chin up, even when the road to success seems to be a never-ending road.

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Carlos Batara

Carlos Batara is an immigration lawyer, author, educator, public speaker, and online talk show host. A graduate of Harvard Law School, he has cared for, protected, and guided immigrants from over 100 countries on their journeys to the United States. His goal is to help at least one family from every nation in the world before he calls it quits.

With family roots from Mexico, Spain, and the Philippines, as well as Native American, Greek, and Turkish ancestry, he brings a broad multicultural background to the practice of immigration law.

Combined with knowledge gained from advanced studies in international relations and constitutional politics, Carlos is always willing to speak his mind openly on immigration issues.