Immigration Questions and Answers

Immigration

It seems to me that the basic elements of push and pull factors that drive immigration are still present. People leave one nation in search of a better life in another. This has not changed to...

Latest answer posted April 17, 2010 3:29 am UTC

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Immigration

The immigrants coped with these conditions in two major ways. First, and less importantly, they often became connected to the political machines that dominated cities in those days. The machines...

Latest answer posted September 15, 2012 2:02 pm UTC

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Immigration

It is both a moral and a legal issue. The story of the Wellton 26 began in May 2001. Twenty-six men and teenage boys from the Mexican state of Veracruz, located in southeastern Mexico, attempted to...

Latest answer posted May 27, 2016 10:21 am UTC

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Immigration

In terms of the modern setting of the United Kingdom of today, I think that one of the significant push factors is going to be the challenging economic condition regarding employment in England....

Latest answer posted May 26, 2012 12:02 pm UTC

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Immigration

There are at least two major reasons why some people would oppose the sort of comprehensive immigration reform that President Obama spoke of recently. One of these reasons is pragmatic while the...

Latest answer posted January 29, 2013 10:02 pm UTC

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I would make the argument that the immigrant who was migrating into American life at the turn of the century might have tried in vain to shape the terms of their own lives, but was held in check to...

Latest answer posted September 16, 2012 9:59 am UTC

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Immigration

One aspect of cultural conflict relevant to the immigration debate ongoing in the United States is the issue of cultural proximal distance. This is the culturally determined preferred distance...

Latest answer posted July 17, 2013 9:47 pm UTC

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The proponents of the Birthright Citizenship Amendment believe that the amendment would help to solve the problem of illegal immigration. The proposed amendment would end the US's policy of...

Latest answer posted August 7, 2012 2:22 pm UTC

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West Africans are not the largest immigrant group to migrate to the United States, but they are becoming more numerous in recent years. As the countries in this region are extremely diverse, it...

Latest answer posted November 28, 2019 4:07 am UTC

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Immigration has had many impacts on the United States. Among the most important impacts are: It has created the "melting pot" nation that we now live in. The United States's population has been...

Latest answer posted May 3, 2012 1:55 am UTC

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Hispanics comprise a large and growing percentage of the population of the United States. According to data compiled by the U.S. Census Bureau, 17 percent of the nation’s population currently...

Latest answer posted October 22, 2013 2:36 am UTC

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Immigration

This is, of course, a matter of personal opinion. There is no objective way to determine whether immigration is, on balance, good for Canada. My own view is that immigration is good for Canada,...

Latest answer posted November 16, 2013 5:20 am UTC

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The main impact of current immigration law on children is that it makes it much more likely that they will be separated from their families. In our current system, children who are born in the...

Latest answer posted May 22, 2013 11:15 pm UTC

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Immigration

This can be a divisive question for many people. Opinions are going to vary from person to person. First of all, learning the language of the nation that you live in will certainly make life easier...

Latest answer posted April 13, 2020 9:01 pm UTC

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Immigration

The major argument for this is that people should not be encouraged to come to the US illegally. Providing them with health coverage will encourage them and therefore we should not do it. Coming...

Latest answer posted June 7, 2012 11:37 pm UTC

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Immigration

Statistics show that the majority of immigrants from West Africa come to the United States for career opportunities and to escape poverty. West-African immigrants tend to plan temporary immigration...

Latest answer posted May 24, 2020 10:02 pm UTC

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Immigration

The two best explanations for this are A) the amount of border that we have to protect and B) the fact that we are free country. The borders of the United States are tremendously long and therefore...

Latest answer posted April 17, 2012 3:57 am UTC

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