Immigration History

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Immigration history

Mexican Rebolution

1920

The Mexican Revolution led to increased immigration from Mexico for the first time in the US.

Great Dipression

1930

They kicked Mexicans out because of the econimie. They also blamed Mexicans

Mexican Workers

1940

The US now wants Mexican workers! There was a lot of work

Oparacion Wetback

1950

1954 the government went to Mexican neighborhoods and rounded Mexicans and deported them. They stopped any Mexican looking person.

Immigration

1960 - 1970

Mexicos econimi went down, And Mexican population in The US was growing. 1965 immigration reforn got better for immagrants anybody could immagrate to the US in 1968

Careless People

1970

7.9% Mexican Population, Mexican population grew MASSIVE!

Reform and Controt Act

1980 - 1990

1986 A law was signed that allowed immagrents to stay with a right. El Salvador immagrants wanted to move to the US because of the Cicil war in El Salvador in 1980
15.6% Mexican Population

El Salvador

1990 - 2000

1991 A group of Salvadorians sudeed the US because The US didnt let them go to the US. they Won. 1/2 of salvadorians are in the US.
21.7% Mexican Population

27.7% Mexican Population

2000 - 2013

30% living in the US were born in the US. In 2008 The Arizona law was made. and the Dream act that was singed in Colorado Yestorday April 29, 2013

Family History

Immigrated

1968

My Grandparents immagrated to the US in 1968

Movement

1972

My mom was born in 1972 in Los Angeles. Her and her parents moved back to Mexico in 1776

Movement

1989

My dad immagreted to the US and got papers because of the law that allowed immagrents to stay with a right.

Movement

1991

Dad and Mom Moved together to Denver in 1991.