Running head: ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION IN THE U.S.
Illegal Immigration in the U.S.
ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION IN THE U.S.
President Donald Trump during his 2016 presidential campaigns used the topic of
building the huge wall at the U.S Mexican border, and people would applaud his decision so
much. The border has been subject to the increasing number of illegal immigrant's entry into the
United States (Peters, Ripple, Wolf, Moskwik, Carreón-Arroyo, Ceballos, & List, 2018).
Another proposal apart from the wall is that of using technology as a way of regulating those
who enter and exit America through the borderline. America is one of the most advanced
countries technologically, and this method has also been significantly welcomed by a section of
the people. It has not yet been decided which is the appropriate method to curb the movements
because both measures have gotten equal supporters amongst the Americans (Scheaffer,
Ravichandran, & Martins, 2018).
Several studies have been conducted to try and find out the solution to the never-ending
issue of illegal migration through the American-Mexican border. According to Orrenius &
Coronado (2017), most of the illegal entries take place at the point of entry and not at the rest of
the borderline. This information he gathered through some interviews with some of the ...