Stop Using the Economic Value of Immigrants as Justification for their Defense

That’s Carmen Rojas’ headline to her very important article about writers calling for protecting people based on their income and spending:

When we frame the value of people through their ability to toil in fields, clean houses, cook in kitchens, and care for children, we as a country are choosing to value their work over their humanity. We must choose different in order to do better.

Author: Jack Slater

A Philadelphian exiled to Hawaii. You can follow or contact me on Twitter where I’m @TimeDoctor, via the contact page, or via e-mail to zjs AT zacharyjackslater dot com

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