Migration Of The United States

2673 WordsMay 12, 201611 Pages
Throughout history migration to the US has always been popular. The country has made a nation of immigrants that fled from Europe for many reasons like political, religious, and economic reasons. Migration is the only reason why the United States was even founded. As President Obama states in his address to the Nation on Immigration, “For more than 200 years, our tradition of welcoming immigrants from around the world has given us a tremendous advantage over other nations. It’s kept us youthful, dynamic, and entrepreneurial. It has shaped our character as a people with limitless possibilities –- people not trapped by our past, but able to remake ourselves as we choose.” Many US citizens have been told that these immigrants do not help the economy at all and that they only bring harm to the United States. But do the immigrants really bring danger to the country or is it just the citizen’s ignorance and society telling them they do. How should we go about the immigration situation? Mexicans leave the country and come to the USA because they see better life and opportunity there. They leave for many reasons which include, drug cartels/crimes, poverty, and the education in Mexico is what makes them want to leave their country. But in this day in age there are already a lot of Mexicans that are in the USA illegally. Many of these Mexicans have put in so much work to build buildings and roads that are used in America every day. What can the USA do to something that’ll help the
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