Taking Sides #3 - Michael Reber Taking Sides#3 History 150...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Michael Reber Taking Sides #3 History 150 Issue 13 “Does immigration contribute to a better America” looks at the immigration issue of today while looking at the history of our country and the immigration policies and movements that have contributed to the success of our country. Legrain states that the immigration of today helps America by providing labor for low wage jobs that the majority of Americans refuse to work. He also adds that there is a sense of urgency for immigrants coming to America, people who come here want to live the American dream and to do this they have the urgency to get to work and work hard. One of the interesting things in Legrain’s article is that many companies including Yahoo, Google and eBay were all founded by immigrants who came to America at an early age. Its successful immigrants like this that provide jobs for Americans. Another interesting point is the way Britain has opened up its borders to workers of the European union. Immigrants could stay if they wanted to but most worked for a while then went back to their home. We can compare this to Mexican immigrants who work in America to send their money back home to help with their families. I personally work with a Mexican immigrant and
Image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern