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“Give me your tired, your poor / Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free...” says a plaque on the Statue of Liberty in New York. Since its founding, the United States has welcomed immigrants and has granted them citizenship. Their children born on American soil automatically become US nationals. The current US administration is trying to overturn this proud tradition.
Comparative and Foreign Law | Human Rights Law | Immigration Law | International Humanitarian Law | International Law | Law
David C. Baluarte, Fifty States, but No Room for the Stateless, in Atlas of the Stateless: Facts and Figures about Exclusion and Displacement (Ulrike Lauerhass et al. eds, 2020),