Now encompassing almost 17% of the total U.S. population, Latinos in America are becoming a force in more ways than one. When it comes to money, Latinos are a growing influence in the workplace and in the consumer marketplace. cccinterpreting,com
Immigration Myths Busted: Common Myths about Immigration Debunked Myth: Immigrants increase crime. Fact: Men age 18-39 (vast majority of U.S. prison population) that are native-born are 11 times more likely to be in prison than immigrants. (5 of 9 slides; sources on slide 9) [click on this image to find a brief video and analysis of the racialized discourse of immigration in the United States]
This pin gives an overview of the impact immigrants have on the United States. It tells us that there are millions of immigrants in the United States today that make up our country, but there are only 140,000 green cards issued every year.