“One major fear of open immigration is economic: the fear of losing one’s job to immigrants. It is asked: ‘Won’t the immigrants take our jobs?’ The answer is: ‘Yes, so we can go on to better, higher-paying jobs’. The fallacy in this protectionist objection lies in the idea that there is only a finite amount of work to be done. The unstated assumption is: ‘If Americans don’t get to do that work, if foreigners do it instead, we Americans will have nothing to do.'”

The author brings up a lot of good points, including morality and our basic rights, both as Americans and humans. Read the article here.