Expert: Trump’s attitude toward immigrants, migratory laborers echoes past presidents

President Trump’s approach to undocumented immigrants and migratory laborers follows the example of past presidents who relied on racial animus to scapegoat foreigners during times of cultural change, says U. of I. labor professor Michael LeRoy. Photo by L. Brian Stauffer
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Expert: Trump’s attitude toward immigrants, migratory laborers echoes past presidents
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Expert: Trump’s attitude toward immigrants, migratory laborers echoes past presidents
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President Donald Trump’s approach to undocumented immigrants and migratory laborers follows the example of past presidents who relied on racial animus to scapegoat foreigners during times of cultural change, says a University of Illinois expert who studies immigration law and labor issues.