The dubious origins of Trump's immigration scheme

August 2015
Caribbean Business;8/27/2015, Vol. 43 Issue 33, p20
The author reflects on the new call of American businessman and television (TV) personality Donald Trump, who is seeking for 2016 presidential nomination, to repeal birthright citizenship. Topics discussed include Trump's attack on birthright citizenship as the biggest magnet for all illegal immigration, the arguments of birthright critics that the 14th Amendment was intended to protect the rights of slaves not immigrants, and the success the former Governor George Wallace on fighting racism.


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