In The Late 1800S, People In Many Parts Of The World Decided

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In the late 1800s, people in many parts of the world decided to leave their homes and immigrate to the United States. Fleeing crop failure, land and job shortages, rising taxes, and famine, many came to the U. S. because it was perceived as the land of economic opportunity. Others came seeking personal freedom or relief from political and religious persecution. With hope for a brighter future, nearly 12 million immigrants arrived in the United States between 1870 and 1900. During the 1870s and 1880s, the vast majority of these people were from Germany, Ireland, and England--the principal sources of immigration before the Civil War.There are always very strict immigrant policies to which individuals should adhere, but these policies are…show more content…
The enforcement and needed reform should ensure that due process is followed when processing any travel document to any person. There should be transparency as well as accountability to make sure that chances for corruption are minimized. Any person who does not adhere to the rules and registrations should not be employed by the departments. Strict penalties and sanctions should be implemented to impress upon personnel the seriousness of taking bribes. All laws should be followed. As has been noted ,spread of infectious diseases make immigration reform a necessity. Since the majority of the undocumented immigrants in the United States are young males, many do not consider the health risks involved in unsafe seual practices whilw living away from families and wives left behind in their home countries.Latina women , both in United States and these remaining during visits, are exposed to these dangerous disease. Latinas have the highest incidence 3.5 per 100,000 of hetero sexually aquired AIDS of any male or female ethnic group in the United States.As a group, lations , with only 9 percent of the total population in the United States, comprise 16 percent of all reported cases of AIDS . In 1991 , for example, the incidence of AIDS in the US was 31.6 per 100,000 population among latinos and 11.8 per 100,000 among non-latinos.Overcrowding and a nomadic lifestyle leave migrant workers especially

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