Journal do Brasil published a wonderful handful of articles today about the crackdown on immigrants in the United States.
The fabulous Jorge -- who, btw, has my permission to marry a very dear friend of mine -- wrote up a short piece about The Bar and the situation of Exiles who are forced to leave the US in order to stay with the person they love. I am very grateful to him for sharing our story!
*One small correction is that the waiver process takes several years (that couples must usually suffer apart) but not a decade. A decade is the amount of time those who have not applied for a waiver (or those to whom a waiver has been denied) must wait outside of the country before being eligable for a visa.