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 Immigrants 31/03/2008 16:02:00 o Mythos  “United States= immigrant nation ” is not true. Forget about native Indians and involuntary immigrants. Los Angeles mythos= immigrant city/cultural o City where history created by the immigration of African Americans o Huge swelling of Latino population o Second largest Korean, Salvadorian, Mexican City o LA has sunshine and noir. Can be seen in 1984 Olympics 1. Immigration concerns/trends 2. What do immigrants look like? 3. Whats the future for Los Angeles and country? 1)  Immigrants are: o 1 in 8 US residents o 27% of all US children are immigrants children o New York, Miami and Los Angeles, 3 main immigrant gateways. New gateways are  Washington D.C and Dallas o 1/3 of all residents in Los Angeles are foreign born o Half of LA workforce are immigrants o Children of immigrants are 64% of all LA children o Of the children of immigrant parents, nearly 90% are US citizens
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