The Danger of Dissent: A Century of Targeting Immigrants

37 Pages Posted: 8 Jul 2021

Date Written: April 1, 2021

Abstract

Introduction and article discussing 2019 Symposium on the anniversary of the Department of Justice raids that targeted immigrant activists. The article also discusses the contemporary attacks on immigrants who are seeking reforms or are critics of government.

Keywords: immigrant, anarchists, red scare, 1919, First Amendment; U.S. history

Suggested Citation

Benson, Lenni Beth, The Danger of Dissent: A Century of Targeting Immigrants (April 1, 2021). New York Law School Law Review, Vol. 65, No. 2, 2021, NYLS Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3871995, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3871995

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