The New Colossus Plaque, Statue of Liberty, New York

It’s Official: We’re No Longer a Nation of Immigrants


L. Francis Cissna, the Trump appointee who heads the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, has revised that agency’s mission statement: Old Mission Statement New Mission Statement U.S.C.I.S. secures America‚Äôs promise as a nation of immigrants by providing accurate and useful information to our customers, granting immigration and citizenship benefits, promoting an awareness and understanding…