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2. The purpose of this article is to compare and contrast the similarities and differences between the beginnings of the Southern border compared to the border now along with President Trump’s suggested additions. The article expands on these comparisons by analyzing the initial border made from old helicopter landing pads in order to keep intruders out to today’s elongated and stable border added onto by Presidents Bush and Obama. The article also addressed the very first border fence, and how it was not even intended to keep people out, but to fend off cattle with a deadly disease. These examples better illustrate the full history of the border, and properly expresses the purpose of the article. 3. The author achieves their purpose by answering commonly asked questions regarding border construction and success as well as providing a thorough timeline of the
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progression of barriers as well as border control and security as time went on. This effectively justified the purpose of the article and every fact was supported with a subsequent statistic. Illegal immigration was reduced substantially with the erection of
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  • Spring '11
  • mrskane
  • Immigration to the United States, President of the United States, Border, Smuggling

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