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Addie Offereins

Addie Offereins

Addie is a WORLD reporter who often writes about poverty-fighting and immigration. She is a graduate of Westmont College and the World Journalism Institute. She lives in Austin, Texas, with her husband Ben.

Articles by Addie Offereins
Bracing for the next migrant surge

Bracing for the next migrant surge

As Title 42 comes to an end, border cities and ministries prepare to host thousands more illegal immigrants

The Biden administration relied on Title 42 to respond to a surge of over 2 million immigrant encounters last fiscal year

A housing first success? Some experts and ministries say there’s more to the story

A surge of illegal immigration could hit after upcoming policy changes


Voters gave mixed reviews to tough-on-crime candidates, but public safety concerns still tightened key races

What the midterm election results could mean for border states and immigration reform

Mixed results mirror rising concerns about the long-term effects of legalization

The program’s uncertain future leaves participants in limbo and points to the need for legal immigration reform

The border crisis is taking a toll on Border Patrol agents and police

The stopgap measure welcomes 24,000 Venezuelans but offers no long-term solutions