Most Americans wary of industry-funded research

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A majority of Americans are skeptical of the impact that industry funding has on scientific research and on the...

Recently arrived U.S. immigrants differ from long-term residents

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Recently arrived U.S. immigrants are a growing part of the nation’s foreign-born population, which reached a record 44.4 million...

English proficiency, education rise for U.S. unauthorized immigrants

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Unauthorized immigrants in the United States are better at speaking English and more educated than they were a decade...

Inventergy Backs Away from Nuisance Lawsuit over GPS Patent

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). EasyTracGPS is a family-owned business that provides GPS tracking solutions to commercial shipping fleets. Recently, EasyTracGPS faced a litigation...

How do biodiversity conservation initiatives expand their reach?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). October 30, 2019 — The black rhinoceros is critically endangered, with fewer than 6,000 left in Africa. But last year,...

Immigrants in America: Key Charts and Facts

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Try our email course on U.S. immigration Learn about immigration through five short lessons delivered to your inbox every other...

Before 2019 elections, South Africans divided by race, pessimistic over democracy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A quarter-century after the end of apartheid, South Africans will vote in general elections on May 8 against a...

Nickelback’s Record Label Abuses Copyright to Silence Political Speech

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). EFF legal intern Samantha Hamilton co-wrote this blog post Nickelback never asked to become a meme. And yet, after the...

Wong: Electoral Turning Point for Hong Kong

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Political path blocked for some: Hong Kong authorities bar Joshua Wong from running for a local district council after...

Remittance flows worldwide in 2017

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Worldwide, an estimated $625 billion (USD) was sent by migrants to individuals in their home countries in 2017, a...

Mexicans decline to less than half of US undocumented immigrant population

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The number of Mexican unauthorized immigrants in the United States declined so sharply over the past decade that they...

Facebook Faces Another Congressional Grilling

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg was called back to Capitol Hill to speak about the company’s impact on the...

How Pew Research Center estimates illegal immigration

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmiqQmjgozo The way Pew Research Center calculates the estimated number of unauthorized immigrants in the United States is the product...

5 facts about illegal immigration in the U.S.

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The number of unauthorized immigrants living in the United States has dropped to the level it was in 2004,...

Companies Can Still Do More to Protect Privacy in Brazil: Internet Lab Releases Fourth...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Internet Lab, the Brazilian independent research center, has published their fourth annual report of “Quem Defende Seus Dados?" (“Who...

Share of U.S. immigrant births to Hispanic women falls to 50%

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The demographic profile of women who give birth in the United States is changing. This is due in part...

Entrepreneurs are teaming with UAE to reduce food insecurity

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). October 29, 2019 — Tucked away in Masdar City, a quiet planned neighborhood in the emirate of Abu Dhabi...

Unauthorized immigrant population trends for states, birth countries and regions

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In 2017, an estimated 10.5 million unauthorized immigrants lived in the United States, down from a peak of 12.2...

Growing share of Republicans say U.S. risks losing identity if it is too open...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A majority of Americans (62%) continue to say the country’s openness to people from around the world is “essential...

Immigrants sent record amount of money home to sub-Saharan Africa in 2017

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Money sent by immigrants to their home countries in sub-Saharan Africa reached a record $41 billion in 2017. This...

Key findings about U.S. immigrants

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The United States has more immigrants than any other country in the world. Today, more than 40 million people...

The Ethics Board of One of the Largest Vendors of Police Tech Makes the...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).  Automated License Plate Readers (ALPRs)—a mass surveillance technology that allows law enforcement to record the location and travel patterns...

Canada, not U.S., resettled the most refugees in 2018

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Canada resettled more refugees than the United States in 2018, the first time the U.S. did not lead the...

How Pew Research Center estimates illegal immigration

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dmiqQmjgozo The way Pew Research Center calculates the estimated number of unauthorized immigrants in the United States is the product...