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1. They link harder back into this advantage.
Their next advantages are about how all Mexicans are
terrorist, and yet this one says we should kritik that view.
2. There is no reason why plan is key. Giving them legal representation does not change America’s
mindset towards “Latinos”.
3. Their own author states U.S statistics is driving the racial resentment against “Latinos”
, Assistant Professor in the Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies at UCLA.,
(David, He completed his
Widespread beliefs about Latino criminality, especially as it relates to the widely bemoaned and sensationalized
presence of "illegals" or undocumented immigrants, have led to the routine and popular conflation of Mexican
nationals and other Latinos with "illegals
The Department of Homeland Security estimates that Mexicans
represent 57% of undocumented immigration and that Latinos account for roughly three-fourths of current and
new undocumented immigrants
(Hoefer et al., 2006).
, although significant,
contribute to the widespread
criminalization of Latinos
, while simultaneously obscuring the fact that roughly half of each year's cohort of new
undocumented immigrants enter by legal means and have instead allowed their legal entry status to lapse, and that there are
undocumented immigrants from a variety of nations residing in the US.
The vast majority of government efforts to halt
are targeted at Mexican and Latino communities at the US–Mexico border
As a result
, Mexicans have euphemistically represented, indeed epitomized, "the illegal," dominating deportation
and detention categories for many decades (
De Genova, 2004, 171).
Their Lavoto evidence never once says these detention centers are destroying relations
Lavoto also indicates the health services inside detention centers as human rights violation not
(Roberto Lovato, a New York-based contributing Associate Editor with New America Media and a frequent contributor
to The Nation Magazine. He's also written for the Los Angeles Times, Salon, Der Spiegel, Utne Magazine, La Opinion, and other
national and international media outlets. He has also appeared as a source and commentator on English and Spanish language network
news shows on Univision, CNN, PBS and other programs and made a recent appearance on Bill Moyers Journal. Lovato was the
former Executive Director of CARECEN, which was the largest immigrant rights organization in the country, 2/26/09, “U.S.
Immigration Policies Bring Global Shame on Us”,