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Life Arts    H3'ed 1/19/18

How Would Trump's Immigration Crackdown Have Affected His Own Team?

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'These ahistorical warnings about the evils of chain migration are part of a longstanding American tradition described by immigration historian Tyler Anbinder  editorial “From the days of the Puritans to the present, every generation of Americans has believed that the latest wave of immigrants is completely different from—and inferior to—their own immigrant ancestors and could never become true Americans.” From WH adviser Stephen Miller to Fox News's, Tomi Lahren, many prominent anti-immigration voices advocate for immigration policies like merit-based systems and language-based preferences that would have barred their own families from coming to the US; their own family’s stories are markedly similar to those of the immigrants they now would like to prevent from becoming Americans. (Except,  that today’s immigrants are less  white Europeans.) Here are some of the highlights.'

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I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)
 

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