Prof. Martha Jones new book, Birthright Citizens: A History of Race and Rights in Antebellum America, will be available in print edition this weekend! She was recently interviewed by the New York Times in an article titled, “The History Behind the Birthright Citizens Battle” where she discussed how the 19th-century drive for African-American citizenship connects with today’s immigration debate.
July 20, 2018
Birthright CitizensBy Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Krieger School of Arts & Sciences