• November 18 1999 Web Immigrants Health
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    Changing the Face of Poverty This article is about the truth and lies that census bureau figures presented for the income of families and poverty. The Census Bureau says that poverty is worsening and the number of people without health insurance is increasing. The truth is that poverty is only worsening between small groups of people such as immigrants. Our middle class society's income is slightly rising and that the only true problem is that there is less overtime pay and unemployment. Health...
  • Immigration In California Legal Immigrants
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    Immigration in California Over one million immigrants enter the United States every year and approximately half of those immigrants migrate to California. For some, this is an advantage. Economically, this means there are more consumers- more people to take advantage of the opportunities and resources that this state has to offer. On the other hand, this increase in population has put this state in debt. The educational system is suffering from a lack of programs that may be essential to future ...
  • Tortilla Curtain Illegal Immigrant
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    Tortilla Curtain: Jack Jardine Jack Jardine is a very interesting character in the story Tortilla Curtain. He has a very strong influence on Delany Moss bacher, one of the central characters in the story. His influences, along with the tragic string of events concerning Delany and Candido, produce a complete turn around in the ideals of Delany by the end of the story. At the start of the story Delany is a 'liberal humanist'; , albeit a hypocritical one, but by the end of the story Delany is carr...
  • Immigration United States
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    One of the most controversial political issues of today is that of illegal immigration from Mexico. Illegal immigration into the United States is a problem that should be stopped, as it is unfair to both Americans and to the people of the country from which they illegally immigrated. It is thought that the majority of illegal aliens residing in the U. S. are Mexicans. Nearly all of these illegal immigrants from Mexico think of jumping the border and entering the United States as an opportunity ...
  • Illegal Immigration In The United States Good Or Bad
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    Illegal Immigration in the United States, Good or Bad Illegal immigration has been an important and serious issue for decades; which affects everyone, both Americans and immigrants themselves. Illegal Immigration has three main purposes: first to find a better life in the "promise land", second: free healthcare, and third: for criminal activity. Most illegal immigrants come to America with the best intentions for themselves and / or their families, but many others have alternative motives. The t...
  • The Labor Debate An American
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    'The Labor Debate:' ; The American Dream Revisited Immigration is one hot topic in modern day conversation. Many believe that immigrants coming to the United States are taking many well-needed jobs away from able-bodied Americans. On the other hand, there are still those that believe that the jobs being taken away are not ones that Americans would perform due to the terrible working conditions, low pay, and lack of medical coverage. The immigration problem has come to a point where the United St...
  • United States Immigrants Illegal Billion
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    Unwelcome HouseguestsThe great country of America was founded by scores of immigrants fleeing from Europe. The colored hands of immigrants working in America have touched our great railroads, magnificent buildings, and even the food we eat. However, times have changed, and with this change comes a new responsibility for America to control its borders and the people who pass through them. Not only are illegal immigrants invading our land, but they are crying out for employment and federal aid rig...
  • Border Patrol Illegal Immigrants States
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    US Border Patrol: Pros & Cons The U. S. Border Patrol is the organization that polices the entry of illegal immigrants into our country. The official mission of the United States Border patrol is to protect the boundaries of the United States by preventing illegal entry, and by detecting, interdicting, and apprehending illegal aliens, smugglers, and contraband. Today, the United States Border Patrol consists of 21 sectors. Each sector is headed by a chief patrol agent. There are 145 stations lo...
  • Illegal Immigration Mexico Immigrants Social
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    Illegal Immigration One of the most controversial political issues of today is that of illegal immigrants from Mexico. Illegal immigration into the United States is a problem that should be stopped, as it is unfair to both Americans and to the people of the country from which they illegally immigrated. It is thought that the majority of illegal aliens residing in the U. S. are Mexicans (Anderson 55). Roy Beck clarifies the situation by stating, 'The national consensus is that the United States s...
  • Illegal Immigrants Canada Immigration Chinese
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    Canada is home of millions of citizens descended from refugees who force to fled from their country because of the over power of their leaders, civil disorder, calamities and persecution. This is Canada s tradition since the beginning, providing a safe environment from those being treated badly from their country or people who s just seeking for better future. Refugee migrants have been part of Canadian history for almost three centuries. From American slaves fleeing north to he underground rail...
  • Illegal Immigrants Should Be Allowed Into America
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    Illegal immigrants should be allowed into America. An illegal immigrant is any person who enters the United States illegally, or any person who enters legally and stays past the time legally allowed. There are many arguments that support allowing illegal immigrants into America. Illegal immigrants are essential to the American economy, they contribute more to the government than they receive in benefits, and current immigration policies are discriminatory. Illegal immigrants have a positive eff...
  • Illegal Immigrant Problem Immigrants Immigration Country
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    Immigration Debate over immigration and immigration policy is not new to the nation's history. For a long time, Congress debated legislation to control the immigration problem. As immigration rises and hatred grows more laws will be carried out trying to release some of the pressure. Immigrants offer cheaper labor to businesses. Immigrants do not get minimum wage, but instead they get paid lower, this gives the business an edge over other competitors. Agriculture industries employ more undocumen...
  • Illegal Immigration In The U S
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    Illegal immigration in the U. S. is a major concern to the government to the government and it s citizens. This was not a major concern until lately in the past twenty years. There has been an alarming increase of illegal immigrants in the U. S. A debate has arisen over the amount of action that has been exerted on the behalf of the national government to control the amount of illegal immigrants in the country. This debate has brought up a controversial topic about if the national government or...
  • Illegal Immigration Immigrants California Border
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    Throughout the united States of America there is a phenomena occurring in nine specific areas. These areas are known as the Nine Nations of North America. Contrary to what the title says of this phenomena the nine nations are nine different states within the United States of America. These states are California, New York, Texas, Florida, Nevada, New Mexico, New Jersey, Illinois, and Arizona but what makes them the nine nations is the amount of immigrants in these states. These immigrants are not...
  • Controlling Immigration Legal Immigrants
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    With the many different groups of people coming to this country in search of a better life. I believe that we should better control Immigration to the U. S... Since I am born native to the U. S. it is hard for me to say that others are not allowed to come into the U. S. But throughout this report there is evidence why control of immigration is needed. It is shown in these instances; lack of jobs, illegal immigration, hiring of illegal immigrants, and illegal immigrants who can't find a job usua...
  • Immigration Illegal Immigrants
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    I feel really bad for the people who turn to immigration to save their lives. Americans unwillingly use their tax dollars to pay for the salary of illegal immigrants. It is a big problem for people in the US. I feel that immigration is okay, but the problem is illegal immigration. Even though the people may be living in harsh conditions, it is not impossible to earn 320 dollars and meet the requirements to get a visa. The requirements to get a visa legally are to have 320 dollars for the paperw...
  • Australians Know These Illegal Australia Immigrants People
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    Dear Editor, I strongly believe that having immigrants come to Australia illegally, without using the proper channels, is utterly wrong. Why should Australia be left with such a burden? Being a migrant myself, I have nothing against LEGAL immigrants. However, I do have a problem with people from other countries thinking they can come and live here in Australia, illegally. What makes them and me so different? I came to Australia through the proper channels; I paid money to live here, I even had t...
  • California Illegal Immigrants And State Issued Drivers Licenses
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    Keisha Hunter Vice Composition II Section 106 September 16, 2003 California, Illegal Immigrants and State Issued Drivers Licenses America has a long history of immigrants flocking to its prosperous shores. People whom enter this country seeking a new life fall into one of two groups: Illegal Immigrants or Legal Immigrants, it is the latter group which is of concern. While legal immigrants are processed and documented through the Immigration and Naturalization Service, illegal immigrants pass thr...
  • Illegal Immigrants Detention Centres
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    Topic - "The Federal Government has no right to place illegal immigrants in detention centres." Every year, thousands of illegal immigrants arrive on Australian shores in hope for a better life. However, once they arrive, they are taken to detention centres where they are held for months, even years. Australia's migration act requires all foreign nationals unlawfully in Australia to be detained. If they are not given permission to stay they are deported. Perhaps this is harsh. After all, they ar...
  • Racial Profiling Statistics Immigrants Illegal
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    The topic of racial profiling is a risky one because of the person doing the profiling may be considered a racist. Over the years racial profiling has had several advantages and several disadvantages. I am not a racist and I plan on taking a neutral stance when talking about this subject. Racial profiling has been around forever and to be saying that it has only happened to the blacks is ludicrous. All nations do it and probably will continue doing it. It has been around this world ever since t...