When I immigrate to the United States I was unaware that other immigrants are having same symptoms that I had like anxiety and depression. According to a study of about 250 immigrant in New Zealand that self-reported their post immigration feelings suggest that they all suffered from depression. The study analyzed immigrant from different countries and suggested that “demographic characteristics are not associated with symptoms levels” (Pernice, 511). In other words regardless where an immigrant is coming from he or she most likely will have similar symptoms. The study also indicated that not having close friends and spending most of the time with one’s own ethnic group affected anxiety and depression scores.
What 's more, a study in New Jersey said that, "ethnic minorities (are) searched more regularly, however just discovered medications in the autos of African Americans 13% of the time and Latinos5% of the time instead of whites 25% of the time. " This likewise demonstrates medications are discovered in the auto of whites more frequently than whatever other race, despite the fact that individuals of different races are pulled over deliberately to check whether they have drugs. This disparity gave to by the police on minority ethnic gatherings with respect to pulling individuals here in America is unacceptable and along these lines police preparing should be transformed. Police are not adopting the correct strategy about this issue and it can have unsafe outcomes and "can have decimating and lethal consequences because casualties of racial profiling are now and again additionally defrauded by demonstrations of police violence and fierceness" (Racial Profiling: Seven Facts).
Racial profiling puts minorities under constant supervision and forces them to live in fear. African Americans are unable to walk a few steps in certain neighborhoods without being stopped and questioned. Similarly, Muslims and Arabs are unable to travel without being held in customs, for long hours, all while being battered with questions. All individuals should be judged fairly and without any bias. Furthermore, no individual should have to live in fear that the color of their skin would be judged before their actions and
The book states that most of these workers are undocumented immigrants. When cleaning a slaughterhouse, one must be very cautious. Schlosser also includes some accidents that happened to some people while on the job. After that Fast Food Nation begins to discuss the involvement of a federal agency named Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). According to the book, the government tried to lower the amount of inspections from this agency, resulting in a higher injury rate.
Immigrants were confronted with just as much adversity as minorities and critics; like African Americans during the Great Migration (Document B), foreigners left what they knew best behind for better conditions. Refugees were also the victims of the Klu Klux Klan because they were not full-blooded Americans. The restrictions on the first amendment applied to the general populous (Document G), including aliens. They often took the blame for communist activity during the Palmer Raids, just as the union leaders of the country did. Clearly, immigrants did not flu under the radar during and just after the
During the 1840s-1850s Americans saw a huge increase in the number of immigrants arriving in America, and this only lead to white American citizens fearing them during that period. There was fear for many reasons, the main reason being Americans feared that immigrants would steal their jobs. Namely these jobs were in New York city and other large coastal
In “T.S.A” it appears that the mood of airport security profiles people of different color or background. The mood affects the speaker who appears to be a well educated upper middle class citizen. He refers to “med school” and “double partners” (Majmudar 21), clearly he was in medical school and was a tennis athlete. However when in the airport none of that matters, to airport security he is just another “goateed other” (Majmudar 24). Essentially the speaker is saying based off of skin color or facial hair that’s enough to deem a person as a potential
One of the major impacts of passenger liners during this time was increased immigration and migration. Passenger liners usually only carried first class passengers and cargo, however, William Inman, owner of the Inman Line, begun the first immigrant trade through steamships during the 1850s. Immigrants loaded his ships and were given complete meals every day, along with soap, towels, cutlery, and mattresses. And in spite of this, Inman still produced substantial gain. In addition, inspections at US ports caused many immigrants to be quarantined and it was the responsibility of the steamship company to return any rejected passenger to their port of origin.
In this article, researchers noticed that racial disparities in health care are still prevalent in the United States and the outcome and treatments that blacks and Latinos, when compared to those of white patients, receive are as big as they were 50 years ago. The article looks at several different ways that institutions, such as the University of California, San Francisco, are introducing new methods to training programs that allow doctors in training to realize their own prejudices when working with patients. The article also discusses a 2007 Harvard study that shows that the traditional diversity training used in the 80’s and 90’s was not working and reinforces and confirms racial bias. In this study, researchers studied the disparities
It has been reported that 43% of Mexican Americans speak Spanish at home and they are not fluent in English. With this being said most patients will be uncomfortable with interviews conducted in English. Those that believe in God or fate may determines health may also be unwilling to go along with preventive procedures. Latinos communication style is high context and non-confrontational. The more severe or difficult the health care situation the more you as the health care professional has to be warm and dignified.
AIDs and Tuberculosis can progress easily in the homeless due to the absence of follow-ups, in which there is the difficulty in locating a person because of no permanent address. Unsafe sex practices can lead an increase of exposure to several STD’s such as HIV and AIDs (Gash, Washington, Moxley, & Calligan, 2014). With the exposure to drugs significantly increases the risk as well. We as humans has the survival mode in all of us in which we can consider a poor decision in order to have food, money, and/or
The policeman believes him and give him a police escort. The Outsiders book is better than the movie because the book goes into more detail than the movie does. The book is better, it tells everything in more detail and has more information on what they are saying and what is happening in the book. While in the movie it just runs through the story without going into much detail, because they don 't want to make the movie to long. I they did no one would
A previous study was conducted by William (2000) concerning patients’ attitudes and views regarding the legality of assisted dying. The results indicated that 73% of the participants sought to legalise assisted dying citing that as adults of a stable mental capacity, they had the right to make that choice if the symptoms and pain became intolerable (Wilson, 2000). It is also argued that
The Americans for Immigration control is not all about the illegal aliens crossing the border, but also how the many of the illegals are having great effect in the unemployment rate. As many illegals aliens are coming and taking the jobs of many U.S. citizens leaving many citizen job less. As the Americans for Immigration control condemns president Barack Obama executive order giving executive order giving amnesty to almost one million illegal aliens, the children of illegal parents, and giving them work permits. As the order is a violation of the U.S. constitution by overpassing the congressional authority of the Congress to either grant, or not grant, amnesty to those who are in violation of our nation’s laws,” AIC national spokesman Phil Kent said. “This type of policy will act as a magnet that will further foster illegal immigration, especially the smuggling in of children.
I don’t think so right so that’s were the benefits come in handy because thanks to them you get your hospital expensive covered by your job. Hispanics are not offered the same benefits they should get at work especially the risky jobs (construction, Painting, electric and etc. Hispanics being abused and taken advantaged of due to there race by not giving them health care benefits every one is the same no one is different so why give some one more benefits than the us citizen. They came here to support their family’s and strive for greatness and not failure.