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Tania Karas

Deputy editor, Digital

Tania Karas is the deputy editor of The World's digital team. She manages a team of editors producing content for our website along with our daily podcast, morning newsletter and social media platforms. Previously she was a reporter for The World covering global migration and refugees. 

Originally from Chicago, Tania spent years in Greece, Turkey and Lebanon working as a foreign correspondent covering the Syrian refugee crisis, European politics and EU-Middle East relations.

Prior to that, Tania was a staff reporter for the New York Law Journal, a daily newspaper, where she covered US immigration, legal education and access to justice in New York.

She holds a bachelor’s degree from Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism and a master's degree in international human rights law from the University of Oxford.

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10 US immigration issues to watch in 2020

Last year, the Trump administration rolled out several policies that restricted access to asylum, as well as employment-based and family-based immigration pathways. With a presidential election on the horizon, 2020 could bring even more restrictions. Here's what we're watching.