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01
Nov

Religion & Immigration in America

The presidential campaign of 2016 will long be remembered for a number of things, perhaps most prominently for its focus on immigrants. Amid Republican nominee Donald J. Trump’s call to build a …

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28
Oct

An Immigrant’s Identity

The upcoming presidential election has once again brought immigration issues to the forefront of national discussion. From Donald Trump’s border wall to the near-daily stories we hear of racial profiling, candidates and citizens …

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26
Jul

Brexiteers and the Sheer Cliff into the Unknown

“This post was originally featured in Social AnthropologyAnthropologie Sociale, the journal for the European Association of Social Anthropologists, and has been reblogged with the permission of the author and Social Anthropology.” by Ruben …

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17
Jun

The Immigration Issue for Election 2016

Yet again, immigration has become a pivotal issue in the elections. Presidential candidates have shared their varying stances. And in response, many Latinos did their best to register to vote despite various …

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09
Oct

Racial Scripts and Counterscripts

By Natalia Molina This guest post is part of a series published in conjunction with the meeting of the American Studies Association in Toronto. UC Press authors share insight into their research and stories that …

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21
Aug

Skills of the “Unskilled”

By Jacqueline Hagan, co-author of Skills of the “Unskilled”: Work and Mobility among Mexican Migrants This guest post is published in advance of the American Sociological Association conference in Chicago.Check back every day for new posts …

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19
Aug

Immigrant America

By Alejandro Portes, co-author of Immigrant America: A Portrait, Updated, and Expanded This guest post is published in advance of the American Sociological Association conference in Chicago. Check back every day for new posts through …

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