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www.migrationpolicy.org/article/what-immigrants-say-about-life-united-states

The New York-based group conducted a comprehensive study of 1,002 randomly selected immigrants to the United States. Some of the key findings from the study, entitled "Now That I'm Here: What America's Immigrants Have to Say About Life in the U.S. Today," are reported below. Learning English Called Essential

immigrantconnect.medill.northwestern.edu/blog/2017/03/16/why-do-so-many-mexican...

In 2015, about 11.6 million immigrants from Mexico resided in the US, accounting for more than 1/4 of all US immigrants, according to American Community Survey (ACS) data. Although attaining the American dream is the reason many come to the United States, it is not the only one.

www.thegramblinite.com/news/view.php/394244/Why-do-immigrants-come-to-United-States-

Why do immigrants come to United States of America? The answer to this question lies in the history of this country, because the history of the United States is deeply related to immigration. For many years, the United States opened its doors to welcome those seeking political and religious freedom as well as the "adventurer, the wanderer, the ...

the1a.org/shows/2019-01-10/why-are-migrants-from-central-america-coming-to-the-u-s

His central argument is that there is a crisis of immigrants coming across the border to kill you — the exact same argument he has been making, and the exact same supposed crisis, for three and a half years. As has been stated many times: ... We’re diving into the reasons why migrants are coming to the U.S from Central America. Guests.

www.reference.com/government-politics/reasons-people-immigrated-america-107a...

Late in this period, immigrants came to America to avoid World War I and World War II, and to be free from Nazi persecution. The most recent period for immigration was the post-1965 period. These immigrants were predominantly Hispanic and Asian. In recent years, immigrants have come up from Mexico to flee from violence and poverty.

www.globalcitizen.org/en/content/why-people-migrate-11-surprising-reasons

The debate is raging over President Obama’s new series of executive actions that will grant up to 5 million undocumented immigrants protection from deportation. Naturally, this kind of boldness has created quite the ruckus, as his opponents insist he has gone too far. And outside of Washington DC, discussions over immigration are just as heated.

www.nytimes.com/.../2017/03/06/us/politics/undocumented-illegal-immigrants.html

Here’s the Reality About Illegal Immigrants in the United States ... He has been living in America since he was 8 years old and owns a business. ... they think people come here and overstay ...

www.history.com/topics/immigration/u-s-immigration-before-1965

The United States experienced major waves of immigration during the colonial era, the first part of the 19th century and from the 1880s to 1920. Many immigrants came to America seeking greater ...

www.huffpost.com/entry/immigration-latin-america_n_5168356

The conventional wisdom says that most Latin American migrants who come to the United States are looking for a better life, inspired by the "American Dream." And it's hard to deny that there's a lot of truth in that. But there's another side to the story -- people leave Latin America because life ...

www.migrationpolicy.org/article/frequently-requested-statistics-immigrants-and...

Immigrant arrivals to the United States and the makeup of the foreign-born population have been changing in significant ways: Recent immigrants are more likely to be from Asia than from Mexico and the overall immigrant population is growing at a slower rate than before the 2008-09 recession. This useful article collects in one place some of the most sought-after statistics on immigrants in the ...