Immigration Issues: Detaining and Deporting Undocumented Immigrants, 1st Edition

  • John Allen
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  • ISBN-10: 1682827844
  • ISBN-13: 9781682827840
  • DDC: 364.1
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released December 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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President Donald Trump’s zero tolerance policy toward undocumented immigrants has led to controversy over detention and deportation. With thousands of migrants and refugees arriving at the southwestern border, detention facilities are dangerously overcrowded, and immigration courts are swamped. This book looks at how issues related to detention and deportation have divided the country.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: An Ongoing Immigration Crisis.
1: Family Separations at the Border.
2: Health and Safety Issues at Detention Centers.
3: Aggressive Deportation Efforts.
4: The Rise of Sanctuary Cities.
5: A Search for Solutions at the Border.
Source Notes.
Organizations and Websites.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.