Monthly Archives: December 2010

why are U.S. citizenship to illegal immigrants being denied?

Citizenship Reform Act of 2005, is a bill introduced in Congress that would deny U.S. citizenship to children born to illegal immigrants. Some supporters said it would be a good way to control the number of people who have the … Continue reading

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What are some reasons why the DREAM Act should not be passed?

**Disclaimer: This post does not reflect my view on this issue, but I am simply discussing this side of the argument for the sake of this blog.** After the DREAM Act was defeated in Congress, there has been much outrage. … Continue reading

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How can immigrant children achieve citizenship and why should we let them?

Op-posers of the Arizona Immigration Laws strain the fact that immigrants do not have a proper chance to become a legal citizen, this is one of the main reasons for supporting the DREAM Act.  This specifically favors immigrant children who … Continue reading

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What was the DREAM Act and how would it have affected the American Economy?

The Development, Relief and Education of Alien Minors Act (DREAM Act) helps certain individuals who qualify have an opportunity to serve in the military or go to college and gain a way to citizenship which they would otherwise not have. … Continue reading

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How has illegal immigration influenced agriculture and what would happen if the immigrants were removed?

Agriculture has greatly been influenced by illegal immigrant workers. According to southwestfarmpress.com, of the 1.6 million farm workers in the United States, seventy percent of them are illegal immigrants. The amount of illegal immigrants working in agriculture has greatly increased. … Continue reading

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What is the Arizona Immigration law trying to accomplish?

When people hear about the Arizona Immigration Law, they may think of racial profiling or how draining illegal immigrants are on the US economy. Many people that have these assumptions have not even read the law or tried to figure … Continue reading

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What are the benefits and costs of having illegal immigrants?

Despite the majority of the talk on this blog being about the benefits of legalizing immigrants or the benefits of the Arizona law, I would like to bring up the benefits of illegal immigrants themselves. According to experts, there are … Continue reading

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