Unit 2

Unit 2: Assignment 1

After reading about the life of Dalip Samra and watching the video about him (Angel Island Profile: Dalip Singh Samra: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gYgz6t_H93Q), please reflect on his early immigrant experiences. In what way were these experiences similar to and different from immigrants who arrive from India today?...

Unit 2: Assignment 2

In the chapter (4) on South Asian immigrants in Lee & Yung’s book – “Angel Island, Immigrant Gateway to America”, a large percentage of South Asians were deemed as “LPC” or “likely to become a public charge.”. Based on what you’ve read so far in this issue, do you agree? Please provide at least 3 supporting arguments for your agreement or disagreement. Please conduct online research to determine whether the “Public Charge” doctrine continues to be a component of current immigration policy and if so how does it vary from the “LPC” categorization encountered by South Asian immigrants on Angel Island....