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Why In The World Is That Doctor Driving Your Cab?

Can you imagine if your entire collegeeducation became worthless overnight?

Why In The World Is That Doctor Driving Your Cab?


Think it's time to recognize immigrants' expertise and apply their talents to the fields in which they belong? Consider this:


  • Almost 30% of foreign-born workers in the U.S. are equipped with a bachelor's degree or higher, yet only one out of five of them is either unemployed or working a low-skill job.
  • About 22% of immigrants with foreign degrees are unemployed versus 16% of native-born Americans.
  • One of the major reasons for these immigrants' underutilization is the lack of recognition for foreign academic credentials. Guess everyone can't go to Oxford or Cambridge.

Want to revitalize the American economy? Let's start by recognizing the talent we already have — and that keeps coming to our shores every day.


Need a mood boost to help you sail through the weekend? Here are 10 moments that brought joy to our hearts and a smile to our faces this week. Enjoy!

1. How much does this sweet little boy adore his baby sister? So darn much.

Oh, to be loved with this much enthusiasm! The sheer adoration on his face. What a lucky little sister.

2. Teens raise thousands for their senior trip, then donate it to their community instead.

When it came time for Islesboro Central School's Class of 2021 to pick the destination for their senior class trip, the students began eyeing a trip to Greece or maybe even South Korea. But in the end, they decided to donate $5,000 they'd raised for the trip to help out their community members struggling in the wake of the pandemic instead.

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