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This striking visualization shows 200 years of immigration to America

The visualization was created by Metrocosm and shows where immigrants to America originated from since the year 1820. It’s interesting to see the shift in countries that made up the majority of immigrants from any given time period, but nonetheless goes to show that today’s America wouldn’t be what it is without immigration from across … Continue reading “This striking visualization shows 200 years of immigration to America”

This striking visualization shows 200 years of immigration to America
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The visualization was created by Metrocosm and shows where immigrants to America originated from since the year 1820. It’s interesting to see the shift in countries that made up the majority of immigrants from any given time period, but nonetheless goes to show that today’s America wouldn’t be what it is without immigration from across the world.

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Michael Grothaus is a novelist, journalist, and former screenwriter. His debut novel EPIPHANY JONES is out now from Orenda Books. You can read more about him at MichaelGrothaus.com

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