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Illustration by Andy Au
Illustration by Andy Au

Visas, Travel and Politics? It’s Complicated

Baker Lee
FOH at Large

On Wednesday March 8, 2017, upon touching down in Seattle, the Italian band, Soviet Soviet, was questioned and held overnight in jail before being ushered to a plane that took them back to Italy. The three musicians were traveling under The Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA) program, an automated system that determines the eligibility of visitors to travel to the U.S. under the Visa Waiver Program (VWP). Add a comment

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