S. I. Hayakawa Published: December 22, 2011

S. I. HayakawaA notable scholar of semantics, Hayakawa also had a political career. He represented California in the U.S. Senate, where he launched a movement to establish English as the official language of the United States by introducing the English Language Amendment in 1981.

Canadian immigrants Published: August 24, 2011

Canadian immigration to the United States has historically been episodic, typically paralleling economic fluctuations and shifts in employment opportunities in one or the other of the two neighboring countries.

Canada vs. United States as immigrant destinations Published: August 24, 2011

The United States and Canada are the two main immigrant destinations in North America.