6/23/2016 - Supreme Court Deadlocked in 4-4 Vote on Challenge to Obama's Immigration Executive Actions - Obama's Deferred Action for Parents of American and Lawful Permanent Residents (DAPA) will remain on hold.
Educators in 7,762 Schools Have Used ProCon.org
6/14/2016 - Our free resources have been used by teachers, librarians, and administrators in all 50 US states and 87 countries. The breakdown is 2,282 elementary and middle schools (29.4%), 3,818 high schools (49.2%), and 1,662 colleges and universities (21.4%). Thank you to educators around the world for using ProCon.org to help your students to better understand issues and perspectives, and to develop their own informed opinions and voices.
Should the Term "Illegal Alien" Be Used to Define Persons in Violation of Immigration Law?
6/2/2016 - The Library of Congress (con) and US Representative Diane Black (pro) have revived the debate that features the opinions of organizations like the Colorado Alliance for Immigration Reform (pro) and the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (con), among other organizations and individuals.
Does Illegal Immigration Pose a Terrorist Threat?
6/2/2016 - Explore both sides of this debate including quotes from James A. Lyons, Retired Admiral and Former Commander in Chief of the US Pacific Fleet (pro), and Paul F. deLespinasse, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Political Science at Adrian College (con), among others.
Should States Issue Driver's Licenses to Immigrants in the United States Illegally
6/2/2016 - 12 states and DC allow immigrants in the country illegally to obtain driver's licenses. Read the pro and con opinions on this topic from experts, organizations including the New Jersey Alliance for Immigrant Justice (pro) and the Federation for American Immigration Reform (con), and others such as New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (con) and Governor of Connecticut Dannel Malloy (pro).
Should the United States Continue to Build a Fence or Wall along the US/Mexico Border?
6/2/2016 - The 2016 presidential campaign reignited this debate with Donald Trump calling for continued wall-building, while Felipe Calderón, 56th Mexican President, opposes the idea. Find these and other arguments in this debate from journalists, politicians, and organizations.
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