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Visas brew trouble for US science

Author
  1. Irving Lerch
Published
July 2005
Page(s)
44–45
Article Type
Careers

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“Mother of Mercy, is this the end of Rico?” — Edward G Robinson in Little Caesar (1931). As the gangster Rico Bandello observed in amazement as he glanced at his bullet-riddled body, all good things come to an end. Empires tumble to whispered expressions of schadenfreude. Such is the fear of the US research and education communities.