Rey Koslowski's Media Appearances:


Op-Ed: Rey Koslowski, “There are less expensive ways to shelter asylum seekers,” Albany Times Union, September 14, 2023.


Op-Ed: Havidán Rodríguez and Rey Koslowski, “Universities should play a greater role in supporting refugees,”  Albany Times Union, June 13, 2022.


"Interview mit Professor Rey Koslowski: Trumps langer Schatten (Trump�s long shadow:)," by Claudia Kramer-Santel, Westfaelische Nachrichten, 10 November 2020.


Op-Ed: Rey Koslowski, We can make air travel safer with a TSA Public Health Corps staff, The Hill, August 16, 2020.


Interviewed in "Essential but Deportable" Univision Digital Special Feature on Immigration Special Feature on Immigration, posted June 24, 2020


Quoted in Miriam Valverde,"Biden says Obama ended workplace raids of immigrants. That's Half True," Politifact, September 18th, 2019


Guest interview for "After Nielsen Resigns, What Now For Homeland Security?" Wisonsin Public Radio, April 8, 2019.


Quoted in Amy Sherman, "Matt Gaetz said Democrats' platform once said illegal immigrants were committing felonies," Politifact, Tampa Bay Times, February 13, 2019.


Quoted in Ciara McCarthy, �Victoria County gets federal money for border security operations,� Victoria Advocate, August 11, 2018.


Quoted in Linda Qiu, " Trump�s False, Exaggerated and Contradictory Claims on Korea, Mexico and Trade," New York Times, June 1, 2018.


Rey Koslowski and Marcus Schulzke, “Drones along Borders: Border Security UAVs in the United States and the European Union,” quoted in Abigail Beall,"As Brexit looms, it's clear the tech to solve the Irish border problem is either untested or imaginary," Wired, June 1, 2018


Quoted in Dan Lopez, "The Common-Sense Solution For Resettling Refugees That We All Missed" GOOD Magazine, June 19, 2017


Quoted in Larry Rulison and Robert Downen, "How Trump's visa rollback could affect the Capital Region," Albany Times Union, April 19, 2017. 


Quoted in Robert Downen, "New York business wary of Trump effect on worker visas," Albany Times Union, Mar. 12, 2017.


Interview, "Border Practices Travelers Should Know," The Takeaway, Public Radio International (PRI) and WNYC, Feb. 16, 2017.


Quoted in Emily Masters, "Bethlehem considers sanctuary community status," Albany Times Union, Feb. 7, 2017.


Interview, "Trump Administration Travel Ban," Vox Pop, WAMC, Jan 31, 2017.


Quoted in Mark Gollum, Trump's agenda: What he can do and where he'll run up against political blowback," CBC News, Nov. 11, 2016.


Quoted in Allison Graves, "U.S. would be only country with religious test at border under Trump, Clinton says," PolitiFact, Sept 2, 2016.


Quoted in Taly Krupkin, Would a President Trump Crush Israelis' American Dream?". Haaretz, August 13, 2016.


Quoted in Ted Hesson, "Afghan Translators Who Helped the US Military Could Lose Their Shot at a Visa," Vice, July 1, 2016.


Quoted in Skyler Swisher, Amid calls for tighter borders,"South Florida counties use federal funds to patrol coast," Sun Sentinel, May 29, 2016.


Quoted in Clark Mindock, "Amid Terror Attacks And Threats, Will US Visa Waiver Program Reforms Improve Domestic Security Or Stop Tourism Economy?" International Business Times, December 3, 2015.


Quoted in Paul Grondahl, "Syrian refugees not a terror threat, resettlement experts assert," Albany Times Union, November 17, 2015.


Quoted in Duda Teixeria, "O Mausoleu Da Paz," Veja, Sept. 9, 2015.


Quoted in Clare Foran, "Donald Trump�s Border Wall Could Have Deadly Consequences,"National Journral, August 24, 2015


Op-Ed: Rey Koslowski, “Refugees an Asset to State Farms,” Albany Times Union, May 6, 2015. 


Interview, Latest Drownings Highlight Plight of African Refugees, Forum, KQED, National Public Radio, May 6, 2015.


Cited in Are Illegal Border Crossings Down Under Barack Obama?  Politifact, News 13, December 9, 2014.


Quoted in Sharon Harding, Border Patrol Agents’ Dogs May Get Advanced Futuristic Collars to Help Better Secure US Border, Latin Post, October 15, 2014.


Quoted in Lauren Fox, “Why Immigrating to the United States is More Dangerous Than Ever,” US News and World Report, July 18, 2013.


Quoted in Amy Sherman, Obama Holds Record Cracking Down on Employers Who Hire Undocumented Workers Says Wasserman-Schultz,” Politifact, Tampa Bay Times – Miami Herald, July 3, 2013.


Cited by Amy Sherman, Carlos Curbelo Says Miami Dade Schools Spend More Than $20 Million a Year Due to our Broken Immigration System, Politifact, Tampa Bay Times – Miami Herald, June 3, 2013.


Op-Ed: Rey Koslowski, “Hey Congress It’s Comprehensive Immigration Reform or Nothing,” Christian Science Monitor, May 21, 2013.


Quoted in “What would it Take to Secure the US-Mexico Border?” The Week, March 16, 2013.


Quoted in Claudia Kramer-Santel, “Die Stimme einer Frauengeneration: Hillary Clinton verlässt das Außenministerium – doch was kommt danach? (The voice of a generation of women: Hillary Clinton leaves the State Department - but what comes next?)" Westfälischen Nachrichten, February 2, 2013.  


Op-Ed: Rey Koslowski, “Why New York Still Welcomes Immigrants,” Wall Street Journal, July 28, 2012.


Interview, “Inside the Hidden World of Immigrant Smuggling,” Talk of the Nation, National Public Radio, April 19, 2012.


Quoted in Katie Nowak Roberts, “Area Experts Say War Will Have Reverberations for Years to Come,” The Troy Record, December 16, 2011.


Quoted in Brady McCombs,Immigrant Arrests Nearing a 40-Year Low,” Arizona Daily Star, September 4, 2011.


Interview, Mathias Becker, “Allzu simple Grundannahmen (Simplistic Assumptions)” Telepolis, February 8, 2011.


Quoted in Susan Carroll, “Human Smugglers Become More Violent ICE Says, Houston Chronicle, July 6, 2010.  


Quoted in Immigrant Sex Slavery Victims Would Get Help From NY Law  Feet in Two Worlds, July 6, 2010.


Cited by Alex Holt, McCain Campaign Ad Claims More Than Half Illegal Immigrants Come Through Arizona, Politifact, Tampa Bay Times, July 23, 2010.


Interview, “A Discussion on Human Trafficking with Rey Koslowski, Associate Professor of Political Science, Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy,” The Capitol Pressroom with Susan Arbetter WCNY, December 10, 2009.

Quoted in Alice Lipowicz,"GAO: SBInet technology management falls short," Federal Computer Week, December 5, 2008.

Quoted in Luis Miguel Ariza, "Esclavos. Las cadenas del siglo XXI," El Pais, Nov. 2, 2007.

Quoted in David McLemore, "Private Contractor May Help Border Patrol" Dallas Morning News, September 6, 2007.

Interviewed for a story on "Relaxing the rules at Passport Canada" that aired on CBC Radio One's "The Morning Edition", July 30, 2007.

Interviewed for segment, "Immigration Bill Up for Vote" on public radio's Marketplace Morning Report, June 27, 2007.

Eliza Barclay, “Dispatch From the Mexican Border: Why the Security Fence will Never be Built,”  Slate, February 9, 2007.

Quoted in Eric Lipton,"Border Control Takes One Leap Forward," New York Times, December 30, 2005

Quoted in Daniel González,"Visa Overstayers Often Blend In" The Arizona Republic, Dec. 24, 2005.

Quoted in Brian Donohue, "Border Security Net Still Lets Millions Slip Through," Newark Star-Ledger, September 11, 2005.

Quoted in Deborah Barfield Berry, "Fighting Terrorism the High-Tech Way," Newsday, Sept. 9, 2005.

Quoted in Eric Lipton, "Hurdles for High-Tech Efforts to Track Who Crosses Borders," New York Times, August 10, 2005

Quoted in U.S. Gives 27 Nations Another Extension on Tougher Passports Los Angeles Times, June 16, 2005

Quoted in "Report pans border tracking system," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, June 10, 2005

Extensive coverage in Caitlin Harrington, "Report Says $14 Billion Visitor Tracking Program Ineffective," Congressional Quarterly, June 9, 2005.

Quoted in Anabelle Garay, “Migrants find many ways to finance trip to U.S.,” Associated Press November 20, 2004.

Guest Interview, Michael Vaughan Live Michael Vaughan Live, Report on Business (Television ROB-TV), May 21, 2004.

Guest interview, "Talk Politics," April 2004, CPAC, (Canada's version of C-SPAN).

"Desperate Passages: Human Smuggling in the 21st Century," an interview on Dialogue, a public affairs show on the MHZ network of independent public television stations serving the Washington, DC metro area that aired Oct 29, 2003. You can download and watch the program "#407 Desperate Passages" Go to the Dialogue program index and set subject index to "Human Smuggling," month to "any" and year to "any" click on "go" and scroll down to episode.

Appeared in a PBS documentary on human smuggling and trafficking, "Dying to Leave," a special 2 hour film in theWide Angle series that initially aired on Sept. 25, 2003.

Guest interview regarding "global human smuggling" on Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) Radio, February 19, 2002.