Stigma Against Illegal Immigrants

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The modern stigma against illegal immigrants has been caused by the media focusing on crimes caused by illegal immigrants and not how illegal immigrants have been successful and helpful. Although the stigma may seem like a simple problem, it really is a complex problem with many roots and many reasons it is still alive today. One major reason there even is a stigma against different groups today is because humans don’t like different things and don’t like changing their ideas. According to, humans are “hardwired.” We humans are, according to the the website, “hardwired - so to speak - to regard those who are different from us as unfavorable, and even if we may have no explicit prejudices against a minority group or those who belong
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