Mexican Immigration in Historical Perspective

Americans have debated Mexican immigration for more than a century. It's nothing new.

Lecture Description

This lecture will explain the history of Mexican immigration to the United States from the mid-nineteenth century to the present. Major moments of focus will be the Mexican Revolution, the Great Depression, the Bracero Program, Operation Wetback, the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965, the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, and the present.

CATEGORIES

Immigration Latino Latina

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