When examining immigrant history, scholars usually first look at things like changes in immigration law, population and demographical statistics, economic developments and implications, and the social impact of the changing ethnic makeup of our country.
The story of Sindy Flores from Honduras is a sad example of the current situation of the country. The young child was separated from her father when trying to cross the southern border. ABC13 reported that the child was held at a children's migrant holding facility in Texas for a month.
The crackdown on illegal immigrants has become a national phenomenon. Under President Donald Trump ICE has taken a central role in the public image as the detention and deportation of undocumented immigrants has become more public.
A few weeks ago, to aid in our class-wide study of immigration, our English professor played a documentary video for us called Made in LA. I’m normally not much of a documentary fan, aside from the occasional true crime one, so frankly I was prepared to