The Return of Native Americans as Immigrants

Via Scoop.itCommunity Village Daily Activist
“As the immigration debate rages throughout the nation, the lingering, but unspoken, fear is that … immigration from Mexico heralds the return of the Native American.”   “To refuse entry to immigrants from across the oceans, from Europe or Asia, is one thing; to stand against the internal movements of Native American people, Americans find unsettling. They can’t forget that efforts to transplant and expand European civilization in the New World have been the driving force behind the settling of the West in the 19th century and the exclusion of Native Americans from the mainstream of society in the 20th.”    -Louis E.V. Nevaer

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