Anne Kim

Anne Kim is Washington Monthly contributing editor and the author of Abandoned: America’s Lost Youth and the Crisis of Disconnection.


Will Predatory Lenders Get Fat on Immigration Reform?

If immigration reform passes, immigrants will potentially be forced to navigate a landscape filled not only with un-scrupulous legal advisers but with predatory financial service providers as well. That’s because any final legislation will likely include requirements that undocumented immigrants pay stiff penalties and back taxes before they can get legal status. The Senate’s Gang… Read more »

Storefront Coyotes

Meet the con artists who “help” immigrants with their visa problems—and who will get rich if Congress passes a “tough” immigration reform bill.