Erik Gomez Impact On Immigration

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What is the impact of immigration? Americans today tend to believe that immigration has made a negative impact on the economy of their country. A number of videos have recently offered overwhelming evidence of American hostile behavior towards immigrants. According to Erik Gomez, ‘the USA has always been a country of immigrants’. Their stories have been romanticized. But Gomez’s point is that these migrants have often been vilified for being lazy and dangerous, for stealing jobs from hard-working Americans and for drugging down the economy. Sayu Bhojwani agrees when she says that ‘refugees and immigrants have always feared any kind of law enforcement that would restrict their future actions’. Consequently, they have not tried to change American

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