A history of American anti-immigrant bias, starting with Benjamin Franklins hatred of the Germans
Date Written: 12/02/2017
Year Published: 2017
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX20634
In the 1750s, the United States of America was not yet a country, but its trouble with immigrants already had begun. People of non-WASP (white Anglo-Saxon Protestant) descent were crossing the ocean to start new lives in the new world, and earlier Colonial settlers were none too happy about it.