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Posts tagged as “Immigration”

The state of our union is divided

On Tuesday, January 30th, President Trump gave his State of the Union Address. The president covered a range of topics from tax reform to health care to the unity of our government and our country. Overall, the president seemed very pleased with the progress he had made in his first…

The divided opinions on the DREAM Act: Be in America Legally

President Trump has caused a lot of controversy in his short 7 months in office. Rightly so, as a lot needed to change from Obama’s term to the new Republican politician. Currently, as of September, Trump’s newest cause for protest is his repealing of Obama’s executive order: Deferred Action for…

The divided opinions on the DREAM Act: Dreamers are Americans

On Tuesday, the Trump administration announced that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program would be rescinded. DACA was Barack Obama’s 2012 landmark immigration policy allowing undocumented immigrants who were brought to the U.S. as children to work or attend school legally without constantly having to worry about deportation.…

Campus ensures to protect immigrant students

Students and faculty gathered together to form a proposal ensuring the safety of Augustana’s undocumented immigrant population, and have pushed for the college to declare itself as a sanctuary campus for everyone. “The proposal is part of a larger movement including colleges from around the country that are asking administrations…