US Immigration Attitudes and Immigrants in America

Immigration is one aspect of globalization that has elicited an intense debate in recent times, with some countries being openly repulsive to migrants. This kind of reaction is based on varied concerns that mostly touch on competition for resources between natives and the immigrants. In the US, the debate on immigration and the impact of …

           

American Civil War and Surrender at Appomattox Courthouse

American civil war forms a significant part of American history. Fought from conflicting interests between the Union and the Confederates, the war lasted for four years and led to more casualties than all the wars the country had edged into, combined. The war also marked the turning point for their unity of the American people, …

           

HISTORY AND LIFE FOR AMERICAN IMMIGRANTS

The European immigrants: Irish immigrant As Europe was becoming overpopulated and unemployment rising, America became the best alternative where the huge expanding economy and democracy promised a t least a better life. The land in Europe had become exhausted while the American lands were still fertile and fit for agriculture. Majority of the people decide …

           

RATIFIED AND UNRATIFIED AMENDMENTS TO THE U.S CONSTITUTION

The United States Constitution has been ratified several times since it was adopted to accommodate the rights of American citizens. The changes were necessary in accommodating the change in times as the country expanded in both economy and population. The amendment forms the bill of rights as promoted by the constitution. The essay is an …

           

Abraham Lincoln and Abolishment of Slavery

Abraham Lincoln and his abolishment of slavery is, for several reasons, an important part of the greater American history. First, Abraham Lincoln’s ban on slavery largely contributed to conflict between America’s Northern and the Southern States leading to the American civil war. It also forms the greatest legacy that President Abraham Lincoln is remembered for …

           

THE DISTANCE BETWEEN US: ILLEGAL MIGRATION

Illegal migration has been a problem between the American and Mexican border dating back to the history of the two countries. Although the problem never seems to have permanent solutions, sometimes, political solutions seem to solve the problem temporally. Which returns with the next regime. The distance between us gives the highlights on the challenges …