Race, Immigration, and the Department of Homeland Security
Saint John's Journal of Legal Commentary, Vol. 19, No. 1, p. 101, 2004
7 Pages Posted: 27 Sep 2004
Despite the wisdom of separating the service and enforcement functions of our immigration bureau, the new tripartite system under the auspices of the Department of Homeland Security risks fueling the "immigrant Arab as terrorist" stereotype, rather than helping to re-establish the reality that noncitizen terrorists, like U.S. citizen ones, are a rare species.
Keywords: terrorism, immigration, prejudice, discrimination, Arab, stereotype, Department of Homeland Security, race
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