why is immigration such a controversial issue now?

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Cultural Diversity

The United States was founded by immigrants, so why is immigration such a controversial issue now?

cultury diversity

The United States was founded by immigrants , so why is immigration such a controversial issue now?

socials 11

why was the issue of West Coast salmon such a controversial issue?

Essay Topic (Synthesis)

Is the topic of Immigration Reform in the United States to controversial for my synthesis essay? I am writing a synthesis essay for my class, and it is a big portion of my grade. I have a lot of information about Immigration, but I'm afraid the topic will be too controversial ...

POS2041

Why are government policies on immigration so controversial?

english

How does the issue of slavery become a concern in Huck's life? How does Huck deal with this controversial issue?

English... Urgent

Look at the following puzzles and try to decipher the well known sayings 1. Ban ana 2.nafish nafish 3.japmadean 4.issue issue issue issue issue issue issue issue issue issue 5. Lookuleap Note that I have not typed any of these words wrong

history project

I need to know these questions What is Immigration? Why did immigration happen? How did immigration happen? When did immigration happen? Where did immigration take place? and Who was involved in it? please help me

Social studies

Hi! Please help me with major question. I have CBA project now (what is it CBA you can find here: k12.wa.us/assessment/WASL/SocialStudies/HighSchool.aspx). My constitutional issue is "Can people be a property?" which is linked with movement for the African American equality ...

12th grade

In recent years,business representatives have expressed concern about the skills of students entering the workforce.Responding to these concerns,state legislature have enacted a law that establishes high educational standards for all students.Now the state legislature is ...

us history

I need help on an essay. My essay is on immigration but my teacher wants us to compare and contrast immigration from 1800's to now. HELP!

United States History

the least controversial actions of president bush regarding? a. war in iraq b. hurricane katrina c. immigration reform d. economic crisis of 2007-2009 e. "no child left behind" educational program I think the answer is E?

COM 220

I am needing to write an outline on Immigration in the United States. Here is my thesis " While immigration has positive results to the U.S., illegal immigration laws must be enforced to reduce the negative impavt of costs and the admittance of legal immigrants".

eth- please revise

Should United States government policy favor certain kinds of immigrants. Immigration policy in the United States deals with people that are entering the country; especially, those who plan to work and remain illegally. In essence, when it comes to the issue of immigration, it...

SSI OASDI FICA

Although I was aware that this controversial debate was still raging even recently, where can I find out more about the double-sided issue of social security privatization?

English Research Report

Our class has to write a research report on any controversial topic we choose from a list. I chose teenage pregnancies. However, we have to present the two sides of the issue we chose. Most of the articles and information I'm finding have to do with just statistics, and the ...

speech

Hii! I have to deliver a speech about a current global issue and I have picked the financial crisis in the US, including poverty, and immigration (since it's so broad) The main part of this assignment is to pick a person that has influenced this issue, and talk a little about ...

Special Education

The labeling of students with disabilities is a controversial issue. List five beneficial reasons for labeling and five detrimental aspects of labeling.

Soc Stud

Why was the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965 necessary? A.The legislation setting immigration policy had expired. B.Too many immigrants were coming to the United States each year. C.Existing American immigration policies were discriminatory. D.The United States did not ...

History

What effect did the Mexican-American war have on the issue of slavery in the U.S.? Why did it have this effect? Why would the compromise of 1850 have been controversial in both the north and the south?

eth- please revise

Immigration policy in the United States deals with people that are entering the country; especially, those who plan to work and remain illegally. In essence, when it comes to the issue of immigration, it is really delicate to admit that the United States Government policy ...

US History

Please help me with these: (I finally finished English 2, and am about to get halfway through this!) 4. Prohibitionists and purity crusaders shared the goal of a. making charity "scientific" b. redistributing the nation's wealth c. ending immigration from Asia d. improving the...

Immigration

What are the three most significant changes that have occurred in our understanding of the immigration process

history

what happened to national attitudes and government policy to cause this dramatic change. (immigration to the U.S. in 1921 rose, immigration to the U.S. in 1926 fell) the best answer will include information on American attitude towards Europe as a result of World War I, the ...

Social science

The Second Amendment continues to be a controversial issue. One of the main questions is whether it was meant as a _______ freedom or _______ freedom. Question 4 options: individual; group absolute; conditional temporary; permanent good; bad

English

We are doing research papers in my English class on controversial issues. My topic is endangered species and we need to present the two different sides of the issue. I am unsure of what two sides I should write about.

Approaches to Teaching Social Studies

What are the different approaches that can be used for teaching controversial versus non controversial subjects?

law

Choose a current federal, state, or local issue that directly affects public policy pertaining to the criminal justice system. Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you analyze the issue and related policy. Be sure to address to following points in your analysis: * ...

microeconomics

Immigration is a major topic of concern in today’s economy. What are the possible problems and solutions for these concerns? What could happen to the U.S. labor markets if immigration is not controlled?

English

Are all controversial matters subjective or relative? Yes. con·tro·ver·sial (kŏn'trə-vûr'shəl, -sē-əl) adj. Of, producing, or marked by controversy: a controversial movie; a controversial stand on human rights. Fond of controversy; disputatious. ...

Government

The Supreme court is most likely to grant a hearing when a case involves: A.an issue of state law as opposed to an issue of federal law. B.an issue of private law as opposed to an issue of public. C.an issue that is being decided inconsistently by the lower courts. D.the ...

Criminology

America is experiencing a major issue with immigration. What will future criminologists face in studies of crime control based on cultural diversity? How is cultural diversity affecting border patrol and local law enforcement?

AED

help.. Many historical and current events are controversial, including multicultural, gender, and moral issues. Although teachers do not have to shy away from teaching controversial subject matter in the social studies classroom, they should approach the teaching of these ...

Geography

20. Immigration laws include quotas and selective immigration. True False True?

Geography

20. Immigration laws include quotas and selective immigration. True False True?

Immigration Essay Help?

Can anyone give me a start to my essay? I'm really having trouble starting off the topic sentence. It's about immigration, coming to America. Thank you so much. -Allyson

Georgia State History

Why is the issue important to you? If you were a muckraker, would you want to expose, uncover, or examine the issue? Do you feel that issue still exists today, perhaps in a different form?

American government

Under pluralism, a member of two interest groups competing over an issue such as health care or the environment would likely A. Resign his or her membership from both group B. Decide to remain neutral on the issue C. Try to have both groups reach a compromis. D. Pick one side ...

cultural diversity

Which is the percent of immigrants going to U.S.A. and New York? I went to www.google.com and searched for immigration u.s. new york and found all kinds of results, helpful and not helpful! One of the helpful ones seems to be this: http://www.immigration-usa.com/resource.html ...

ethnics

Trends in immigration will continue to shape the face of the United States. What will this face look like in the year 2050? http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=trends+immigration There are many promising articles in this collection to help you. Please re-post with your ...

History, Africa and AIDS

Okay so i have a few questions, because I have a report to do I'm just not very good with writing out what i'm thinking. Africa and AIDS/HIV 1.) How does this issue affect the well-being of the people that live within the region? 2.) How have leaders of the nation/region ...

Trade-Economics

1.United States and Mexico have two industries; call them, L-intensive (LIN) and K-intensive (KIN). They have two factors of production: labor and capital. US is a capital abundant country and Mexico is a labor abundant country. At the initial equilibrium, US exports KIN ...

english

I am going to write about illegal immigration and my topic is putting fence on the border and I am for it. my question that i need help with is, How can fence reduce illegal immigration? Thanks for your help?

us history

Compara and contrast your modern immigrant to historical immigrants. Atleast 10 bullets on each section. (Historical Immigration, both, and Modern immigration)

Dingukwazi high (life orientation subject)

1choose one issue from your list as your topic and provide two brief descriptions of the issue you have chosen. 2illustrate three ways on how this issue can impact negatively to the health of the people in your school/community. 3 discuss three practical measures to deal with ...

US History

How does the relative uniqueness of America’s history and culture affect its relationship to such increasingly international issues as economic development, the environment, immigration, and terrorism?

Social studies

Which of the following primarily accounts for the spike in cuban immigration in the 60 A ongoing civil war in Cuba b changes in U.S immigration laws c communism takeover of the cuban government d rapid growth in cuban wealth and mobility I think it's c

society, please help

I have to write an essay over society's biggest problem. It says: " In our society we face a number of problems, such as crime, poverty, and pollution. What do you think is the biggest problem we face in our society today, and why is it a serious issue?Write an essay ...

American History Honors

I need to present the most important facts about immigration in the 1920's. i.e. what acts where passed, who was for/against it, did immigration increase or decrease, etc. About 7 facts, no more than 10 -- this is for a "teach the class" assignment.

Psychology

Issue Analysis After reading the selected critical issue, use the following questions to analyze the issue. The work count for individual questions may vary but your responses should total 1,200- to 1,400-words for the entire worksheet. 1. What are some of the strengths ...

Political science

Given the concerns of national Republican leaders, why is immigration reform having such a hard time winning a majority of Republican votes in the House?

english essay

"research a controversial issue, either comtemporary or historical, and explain how the audience is positioned by newspapers to view the issue." can someone please tell what "how the audience is POSITIONED by newspapers" mean? It's very rare lately that you get news without a ...

Need Help

Which is the intransitive verb? The judge who presided over that controversial case last year now seeks another term in the upcoming election "Seeks" is the intransitive verb

history

I have a History project, and I have to ask a person questions emigrating from their country to America. Can someone give me websites that have questions to ask? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Just take the interrogative/question words and make up your OWN...

Help

What is an example of bias in media? a website that presents a controversial opinion as though it were fact a television news program that presents both sides of a particular issue a podcast expressing an author’s opinion a blog about the history of the Civil War Why is ...

English

Hi, I really need help on two questions for the novel called 'In the heat of the night! Here's the questions btw its chapter three In the chapter 1 and 2, the racial issue has been hinted. Now we sees clear indication that this issue will be a major item in the story. ...

social studies

i don't get it in the 1880's Laws in the 1800's restricted___________immagritio to the U.S. I think you mean IMMIGRATION In the late 1800s, the United States didn't want people from Asia to come here. Our laws made it difficult or impossible for people from Asia to immigrate ...

history

for my history assignment i have to write about immigration...i'm writing how immigration is good for the United States. can some one please give me some points on its benefits and drawbacks. so i can include it in my writing. thanks to anyone who can help :)

Duck Ponds High School

1.Identity four environmental issues that cause ill-health to Madadeni community in Newcastle. 2.choose one issue from list as your topic and provide two brief descriptions of the issue. 3.Illustrate three ways how this issue can impact negatively to the health of people. 4....

Social studies

Which of the following primarily accounts for the spike in cuban immigration in the 60 A ongoing civil war in Cuba b changes in U.S immigration laws c communism takeover of the cuban government d rapid growth in cuban wealth and mobility I believe it's B can someone tell me if...

human resource managment

4. Script for orienting new employees o You may use the following opening sentence to start your script: “We, in HR, feel that it is important to address some sensitive issues during your early employment with our company.” o Create a script that can be used to open up an ...

American History

How did isolationist beliefs affect immigration policy during 1920s? Is nativism similar to isolationism? I only know how the nativist sentiment affected the immigration policy, but I don't know about the isolationist beliefs. Please explain. THANKS A LOT!

Current Issue

Post a summary of a current issue between Native Americans and the federal government. Identify the legislation that you think is linked to the issue and explain why you think there is a connection

Am. History

Immigration was a hot topic during this time period (1820-1850), and it remains a hot topic today. In what ways does immigration continue to shape our nation? can anyone "get the ball rolling" for me. not looking for an answer, just a starting point. maybe some topics to ...

SS-HELP

i have no idea what they are asking, help!! For this portfolio project, you will conduct research and examine documents that show the thoughts of both immigrants and people who opposed immigration. You will use the research and primary documents to write an essay in which you ...

health care

Find a current administrative issue in a newspaper, magazine, or journal article relating to topics such as patient privacy, confidentiality, or HIPAA. Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper that includes the following: • Describe the issue and its impact on the population it ...

health care

Find a current administrative issue in a newspaper, magazine, or journal article relating to topics such as patient privacy, confidentiality, or HIPAA. Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper that includes the following: • Describe the issue and its impact on the population it ...

health care

Find a current administrative issue in a newspaper, magazine, or journal article relating to topics such as patient privacy, confidentiality, or HIPAA. Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper that includes the following: • Describe the issue and its impact on the population it ...

U.S.History

Which of the following best describes key positions held by the Republican party in the Gilded Age? a. free silver, high immigration, and low tariffs b. gold standard, high tariffs, and limits on immigration d. no government aid to railroads and no blue laws D so not sure ...

Media Literacy-Check Answers-

What is an example of bias in media? a.) a website that presents a controversial opinion as though it were fact b.) a television news program that presents both side of particular issue <--- c.) a podcast expressing an author's opinion d.) a blog about the history of the ...

immigration

1.What is the effect of immmigration in future size in composition in United States? 2.What is the influence of immigration on the overall economy? 3.What is impact of immigration on federal,state and local government? pls..if who knows,pls answer it..i need some help im ...

Social grade 7

The Irish Potato Famine, unemployment, poverty, and the lack of farmland were some of the reasons why people immigrated to British North America. Thesee reasons are: A. Pull gators of immigration B. Push factors of immigration. C. All in a days work. D. The terms of the Treaty...

social studies

Every communitiy has issues that are hotly debated. Select an issue that u think is important. Contact or research on two political parties. Find out each party's position on the issue you have chosen. What does each party think about the issue? Does it have a platform for ...

Technology-Labs

I have these labs that I have to complete for my Intro to Technology course, and they're just too hard for me to do. My teacher doesn't help me at all on them, because they're mostly about drawing out machines and stuff, she says I'm supposed to do it myself. This is one that ...

English

I am an English learner and I have a hard time in understanding the below sentences. "It's a dead issue. These days you can hardly get people to read about a live issue. People are issued out." dead issue= people stop talking about it? And what does "issue out" mean? Can ...

AP Government and Politics

I have to write a two page essay on whether or not I think that there is a culture war going on in America right now. I say that there is, and my examples are same-sex marriage, immigration, and abortion. Are these good examples?

Evirnomental science

· What air pollutants combine and contribute to this issue? · Briefly describe the health and environmental problems caused by the selected atmospheric issue. · Provide one key solution to help either reduce the effects or recover from the effects of the selected issue.

U.S. History

In what year did immigration from northern and western Europe peak? A: Immigration from northern and western Europe peaked in 1882.

PHL458

Don't really understand what the teacher want. Can you help me get a better understanding. Evaluating and Refining Resolutions Presentation (Preparation) Search for societal issues and pick one issue you would like to resolve. Obtain faculty approval of your issue. Express the...

science

Hi. Can someone please explain to me the exact relationship between the greenhouse effect, global warming, and the ozone layer? I'm kind of confused because we had to write an essay on whether or not the greenhouse effect is controversial and everyone in my class said it is, ...

Eth125

Would the subject of gaming(such as casinos) be a current issue between Native Americans and the federal government?

Science

How do lawmaker make good environmental decisions? A. By relying on the short-term benefits of an environmental issue. B. By weighing down the costs and benefits of an environmental issue C. By relying only on the economical impact of an environmental issue D. By relying only ...

AP U.S. History 1920's immigration

Between 1880 and 1925 American society remained true to its core values of liberty, equality and opertunity regaurding immigration issues. Asses the validity of this statement. Ha! whatever! Tons of immigration took place between those years, and the increase in population ...

US History

Why is it not true that the US remained isolated from world events in the late nineteenth century? Describe some specific instances of American involvement beyond its own shores between 1865 and 1900. I have two examples but i need a third. Immigration and the Open Door notes...

Immigration

Who were the Canadian immigrants? Why did these people immigrate to Canada? What are the positive and negative impacts of immigration on Canada and the United States? Please tell us what you've learned from your book and your research. We'll be glad to critique your work if ...

Communications

Consider how free speech supports the right to circulate goods, services, and images in the marketplace. In addition, consider how free speech in advertising has raised concerns about advertising manipulation, especially with regard to children, teens, and health. Discuss in ...

communications

• Consider how free speech supports the right to circulate goods, services, and images in the marketplace. In addition, consider how free speech in advertising has raised concerns about advertising manipulation, especially with regard to children, teens, and health. • ...

Social Studies

what was the result of the 1995 referendum held in Quebec? a. Quebec separated from Canada b. French became the official language of Canada c. Quebec people voted to remain part of Canada*** d. Quebec became part of France what happened after Canada advertised free land and ...

Geography (Ms. Sue)

1). Which groups have argued that the income gap presents a moral issue? A: The Catholic Church and other religious faiths have argued that the income gap presents a moral issue. 2). What is the basic economic dilemma confronted by poor people in Latin America? A: The basic ...

ART PLS HELP

what id an example of bias in media A) a website that represents a controversial opinion as if it were fact***** B) A television news program that presents both sides of a particular issue C) A podcast expressing an authors opinion D) A blog about the history of the Civil War ...

Sociology

Write a 700- to 1,050-word essay in which you complete the following: Give a brief introduction that identifies the issue you have chosen and why.Describe in three separate paragraphs how each perspective would view or explain the issue.Include in your analysis elements of ...

Functions - math

The function f is such that f(x) = 2x + 3 for x ≥ 0. The function g is such that g(x)= ax^2 + b for x ≤ q, where a, b and q are constants. The function fg is such that fg(x)= 6x^2 − 21 for x ≤ q. i)Find the values of a and b ii) Find the greatest possible value of q...

another voting question

Casting a vote based on what a candidate pledges to do about certain issues is called: prospective issue voting or retrospective issue voting Isn't this called prospective issue voting? yes... you are right. My experience is it more closely relates to wishful thinking.

english

is this a good introduction What is it about America that people from different countries want to come here even if it means illegally? Maybe it’s because America is the” land of the free”, according to Key S. (1814), The national anthem. Truly the U.S. is becoming over ...

history

would fed deficit spending be considering a political issue or economic issue?

computer science

Assume that BlogComment is a structured type with these fields, comment (a string, the actual comment), and two int fields: like, dislike which count the number of "likes" and "dislikes" of the comment by visitors. Assume that nComments is an int variable that holds the length...

health care

When a public health issue, such as an Escherichia coli outbreak from contaminated food, makes the news, what organization is responsible for investigating and minimizing such threats to society? Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Agency for Health Care Research and ...

kwasa secondary school

choose one issue and provide two brief descriptions of the issue

Psychology

When researchers find similarities in development between very different cultures, what implications might such findings have for the nature-nurture issue?

psychology

when researchers find similarities in development between very different culture, what implications might such findings have for the nature vs nuture issue?

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