Glazer, Nathan
December 1993
New Republic;12/27/93, Vol. 209 Issue 26, p15
Focuses on U.S. immigration policy. Preferences for Northwestern Europe and restrictions on Asia in 1920s; Overturning of preference policy in 1965; Cause of the change of the racial composition of immigrants; Impact of immigrants on cities where they mostly settle; Movement to restrict immigration; Accusations of bombings against immigrants; Interception of vessels carrying illegal Chinese immigrants approaching New York and California; Expectations about immigration.


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