Pros And Cons Of Birthright Citizenship

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There are many things to consider when you think about Birthright Citizenship. I have two different perspectives on this topic that kind of pull me both ways and I do not have a strong opinion either way. My first thought is that yes if you are born within the United States then yes you should be considered legal, because you were born here and technically that is currently the only life that you know. Also, if the parents are illegal and they have a child it is not the child’s fault so therefore the child should be legal while the parents are still illegal. On the other side though I believe that the parents need to become a legal American citizen before they plan to have children in the United States as if they are illegal then their kids
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