“Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore.
Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me,
I lift my lamp beside the golden door!”
That appears on a placard The Statue of Liberty and is an excerpt from "The New Colossus." The meaning is clear, but have times changed?
Join me as I discuss the recent immigration controversy, particularly the separation of families blamed on Trump's policies, the public outcry which caused a change, and my thoughts about immigration.
Unlawful entry is a crime, misdemeanor. Repeats can be a felony.
Unlawful presence is apparently not a crime, though people can be deported.