The United States and Sweden Share an Approach to Shutting Out Immigrants
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The United States and Sweden Share an Approach to Shutting Out Immigrants

I keep thinking about this phrase. It is evidently inaccurate—no one is “undocumented” before crossing into the country—yet apparently it didn’t strike the editors at either Clinton’s publisher or the magazine as unusual. The word has become as commonplace as the assumptions it reflects, and these assumptions are shared across the political spectrum. Continue reading