Immigration Nation.

A Crisis of Our Own Design.

Screenshot of the Statue of Liberty from the Schoolhouse Rock Song 'The Great American Melting Pot.

As Ukrainians flee the war in their home country, some have found their way to the U.S. southern border where they are immediately escorted into the country. Because they're seeking refuge from a dangerous conflict and seeking asylum in the land of the free. And they're getting in. Quickly. Through Mexico. Meanwhile... you can probably guess where this is headed. Anyhoo, today's episode looks at immigration policy in the United States and fingers (ew) the real bad guy in our story that crafted today's anti-immigrant narrative and passed three meaningful pieces of legislation that made it a crime to be a non-native born American.

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Screenshot of the Statue of Liberty from the Schoolhouse Rock Song 'The Great American Melting Pot.

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