An In-Depth Look at the Context for Mexican Immigration to the United States

Mexican-American War.
Treaty of Guadalupe.
Historical Deportations.
Bracero Program.
More on Deportations.
Even more on Deportations.
Operation Wetback.
More on Operation Wetback (Campaign of Fear).

California Law Seeking History of Mexican Deportations in Textbooks.
The Deportation Machine.

Current Context:
Breaking News: Migration.
Immigration Courts.
Undocumented Immigrants’ State & Local Tax Contributions.
Immigrants and the U.S. Economy.

Additional Resources:
Impossible Subjects: Illegal Aliens and the Making of Modern America by Mae M. Ngai.


Other Stuff:

Sources for Video’s claims.