Youtube Video “Actions are illegal, never people”: Immigration is the most controversial yet least understood issue in America and that’s one of the concepts Jose stresses through six questions he is asked about Immigration. The word illegal is pretty dehumanizing he notes. Undocumented Immigrants who want a job want to contribute and pay taxes more importantly as he refers ''drop off the kids'', ''we have to get groceries'', ''and we have to go to work.'' - ''Big news were human beings like you.'', ''To be in the country without papers is a civil offense, not a criminal one.''- Not correct use of the term Illegally “The Immigrant Story: Myth or Reality”: There is a hardship for Immigrants switching over their money to the United States currency. Three Parables of Integration: In the ways of integrating we can only assimilate if we work together ''breaks down walls of suspicion and misunderstanding'' Society can only thrive if we work together. Even currency which has become so universal to getting what we need in the cases of what we also want it can’t help society which to only thrive we must work together. Scholastic Ellis Island: The type of ride on the boat that got you to Ellis Island would be determined by First, Second, and Third Class depending on your wealth in which First and Second could be inspected on the boat. Even inside the massive building for the third class, there is the hurdle of inspections in the way varying to health to criminal. Concluding to the end if you made it no matter what had to exchange their money from their home country to U.S dollar. Ellis Island Simulation: A nice neat program that gives a 360-degree inspection of each place you click on the map of Ellis Island with it’s coordinating description. Which has a lot of recorded history of Ellis Island. Understanding Strangers: In context to currency the article points out that there has been evidence of cooperation in marketplaces and all sorts of trading or trades. Although there are many ways of acting towards others such as Conversation, Aggression, and Isolation we should see each individual as ''a chance to learn'' and so forth the start to understanding strangers. Enrique’s Journey: Financially no matter what the trip to America takes an Immigrant so much money including Enrique, His Mother, and his girlfriend even. Whether it be money through smuggler, food, and other necessities. The root to the reason why Enrique’s mom Lourdes even went to America was to be able to send her kids to school and not become poor and make them poor in Honduras. This backfires due to separation and Enrique decides to make the extensive trip to America causing more money to be spent the entire way up.
Coming into America
Most of the American’s who have entered the United States from Ellis Island are were from Eastern and Southern Europe many cases escaping poverty and Religious Intolerance. - Scholastic Ellis Island Source
In America for Immigrants it's opportunity to get land, a house, a reputation, money it can be the American Dream
Switching over currency has been at different values over the years
Immigration to Enrique’s example of extent can also split up families
Artifact Presentation By: Lilly American Horse
The Immigrant Situation in the United States Artifact Assignment.