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Unformatted text preview: POPULATION AND I MM IGRANTS American Political System 9/23/10 FEAR OF IM M IGRANTS 1880 Chinese 1920 communists and Eastern Europe 1980 NAFTA (Mexicans) 2000 Terrorists 2010 Illegals Governments response?: - Well how much do we control and what is the middle ground as far as control (laws) What is the difference between racial and ethnic? - Racial composition of the US 2000: Hispanics are not even on there- Changing Ethnic composition: a dominate white majority will not exist in 50 years- Locations of Change: Minority majority states will exist in 20 years One of the biggest things in racial and ethnic issues is the voting and were these peoples vote lie- Black votes for the Democratic Party and there is a huge racial difference in voter preferences- When we group people the issue is that not everyone acts the way that we think that they act.. Where Americans Live?- Vast majority lives in Suburbia Why? WWII era and he highway funding and the decentralization ideas Changings that are coming to American Politics:...
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This note was uploaded on 09/07/2011 for the course ENVD 3114 taught by Professor Pyatt during the Spring '10 term at University of Colorado Denver.
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