Articles tagged with immigration

Rosie Gillies
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Matthew Longo

We have surrendered the cherished value of “innocent until proven guilty” for the security logic that we are all “risky until proven safe.”

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Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

The violent theft of land and capital is at the core of the U.S. experiment: the U.S. military got its start in the wars against Native Americans.

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Robert L. Tsai

The Fourteenth Amendment was shaped by freed blacks’ insistence that everyone born in the United States deserved full citizenship.

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Marta Figlerowicz

A new anthology is dedicated to the scholar who saw nostalgia as a radical rebellion against modern ideas of time.

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Elizabeth Shakman Hurd

Trump v. Hawaii is not about religion. It’s about the president’s unlimited power at the border.

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Robert L. Tsai

Jeff Sessions is fond of citing the Bible to support the persecution of immigrants, in stark contrast to a long tradition of biblical interpretation.

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Robert L. Tsai Calvin TerBeek

We can’t fully appreciate the current anti-immigration moment without understanding the decades-long investment by right-wing movement politics.

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Felicia Wong

Political lessons from the state of resistance.

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Matthew Longo

It is an ever-widening surveillance zone that turns borderland citizens into guardians of the state.