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Letter: Discussions of American Citizenship and Belonging Must Include Native Populations

A reader responds to a Radio Atlantic immigration roundtable.
Source: US National Archives

Radio Atlantic: Who Gets to Be American?

In a recent episode of Radio Atlantic, three second-generation immigrants—Priscilla Alvarez, Matt Thompson, and Alex Wagner—discussed America’s history with immigration and its immigration politics today.

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