Coming to America

Duffy, Brian; Lawrence, Susan V.
June 1993
U.S. News & World Report;6/21/93, Vol. 114 Issue 24, p26
Examines how an endless tide of illegal aliens leaves many living as virtual slaves in the promised land. Desperation of Chinese and others to come to America; Indebtedness to violent criminal gangs that got them out of their countries; High cost of smugglers; Number of illegal Chinese immigrants this year; Horrific conditions aboard the Golden Venture, a boat that recently ran aground off New York. INSET: The sorry tale of the Chin Wing 18, by Stephen J. Hedges..


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