22 Jul Should ‘undocumented immigrants’ be granted civil rights and/or US citizenship?
The subject of immigration, and more specifically civil rights for undocumented immigrants has been a lightening rod for controversy, political discourse, and media attention recently.
Use the information you learned in the Explore learning module this week about civil liberties, as well as the articles and websites below to develop an essay answering the question – “Should ‘undocumented immigrants’ be granted civil rights and/or US citizenship?” Why or why not? ” Use additional online resources, as needed, to develop your argument.
What constitutional rights do undocumented immigrants have?
Fairness for All – The Work of the Immigrants’ Rights Project
“Undocumented Immigrant” Is a Made-Up Term That Ignores the Law
‘Are all undocumented immigrants criminals?’
Should the Government Allow Immigrants Who Are Here Illegally to Become US Citizens?
The writing assignment should be a minimum of 500 words and include an introduction with an overview of your essay, ending with a thesis statement answering the question “Should ‘undocumented immigrants’ be granted civil rights and/or US citizenship? Why or why not?” in your own words.