AP THEME: Global Challenges
CONTEXT: Social Context
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This reading activity is designed for upper level students and focuses on the changes to the term used by the Library of Congress from "illegal aliens" to "undocumented immigrants". After reading the article, the topic could lend itself to a good discussion on the reasons for the change.
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