The Moral and Political Philosophy of Immigration: Liberty, Security, and Equality

2017.06.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews José Jorge Mendoza, The Moral and Political Philosophy of Immigration: Liberty, Security, and Equality, Lexington Books, 2017,
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2017.06.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews José Jorge Mendoza, The Moral and Political Philosophy of Immigration: Liberty, Security, and Equality, Lexington Books, 2017, 141pp., $85.00 (hbk), ISBN 9781498508513. Reviewed by Douglas MacKay, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Four months into the presidency of Donald Trump, it is a common refrain that the Trump administration is "not ready to govern." Many take some comfort in this; the Trump administration's incompetence has arguably made the realization of Candidate Trump's campaign promises less likely -- e.g. repealing the Affordable Care Act. However, the Trump administration has made significant progress towards fulfilling Candidate Trump's promises regarding immigration enforcement. Trump has signed two executive orders that, among other things, direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to use state and local police officers to enforce immigration law, and widen the scope of. . .

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