How are my fellow immigrants coping with this madness? The idea of layoffs (money,visas) and not being able to go back home (no flights /borders closed) is freaking me out

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Got an offer and trying to figure out how to process the visa in time. They are not doing premium processing.

On the brightside: whoever had their Green Card interview scheduled is being sent the card without having to go to interviews.


Me too.


my company was ready to apply for my h1b for months but backed out last minute in march because of this madness. back home we go... 💔


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