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  • Anti-Immigrant Rhetoric Leads to Diminished College Enrollment

    By Eleanor J. Bader, Truthout | Report

    (Photo: Unsplash; Edited: LW / TO)(Photo: Unsplash; Edited: LW / TO)

    Anti-immigrant and anti-Muslim hate speech and incidents have contributed to a sharp decline in international student enrollment at US colleges. Some undocumented students are also staying away, administrators say. And many US-born students are struggling to support undocumented family members while staying in school. The impacts on the economy, some estimate, will run into billions of dollars.

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