On May 16, 2019, while announcing his new immigration plan, President Trump said “… the plan is to create a fair, modern, and lawful system... which builds upon our nation’s rich history of immigration while strengthening the bonds of citizenship that bind us together as a national family... out of many people from many places we have forged one people and one nation under God … our proposal is pro American, pro immigrant and pro worker. Its just common sense.”
In our multi-part series called “Immigration and the Border”, The Way It Is for Now continues to explore historical aspects of this crisis. Part 5 covers the era of the New Deal and the full blown infection of the welfare or nanny state. I’m Matt Tullar and here’s my opinion.