They Should Stay There: The Story of Mexican Migration and Repatriation during the Great Depression
Huge Savings Item! Save 13% on the They Should Stay There: The Story of Mexican Migration and Repatriation during the Great Depression by Tantor Audio at Spring Brook Audio. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. While Mexicans were hopeful for economic reform following the Mexican revolution, by the 1930s, large numbers of Mexican nationals had already moved
When the Great Depression took hold, the United States stepped up its enforcement of immigration laws and forced more than 350,000 Mexicans, including their U.S.-born children, to return to their home country. While the Mexican government was fearful of the resulting economic implications, President L�zaro C�rdenas fostered the repatriation effort for mostly symbolic reasons relating to domestic politics. In clarifying the repatriation episode through the larger history of Mexican domestic and foreign policy, Alanis connects the dots between the aftermath of the Mexican revolution and the relentless political tumult surrounding today's borderlands immigration issues.
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