The xenophobia behind the health screenings of immigrants in Ellis Island

Medical screenings rooted in xenophobia took place as soon as 1892 for immigrants arriving on Ellis Island... #tbt

05/28/2020 7:59 PM
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  • Wilhelmina A.
    06/25/2020 21:12

    How degrading for all these people who fled their countries. American stock what rubbish . The Americans fled their own countries too They seem to forget that the native people were living in America first before they drove them out, andkilled them . What arrogance of white man . And it happened everywhere. Makes me feel so incredibly sad.