Since the beginning of time, immigration has played an important role in American history and the United States continues to be a top destination for migration. Immigrants have shaped United States history to be what it is today. However, throughout time immigration laws have become stricter and American Citizenships are much harder to attain. The growing strictness of immigration laws has caused many to migrate to the country illegally and face hardships when finally beyond the border.
In our presentation, we explore two different narratives on Illegal Immigration; the refugee children’s crisis, and the separation of families by deportation.