Busting the Biggest Immigration Myths in America (VIDEO)

Aug 19, 2015
1:00 PM

Dena Takruri, the host and producer at AJ+, dispels a few of the biggest myths concerning immigration:

Donald Trump framed the debate with these now-infamous words: ‘They’re bringing drugs. They’re bringing crime. They’re rapists.’ But guess what: The facts don’t agree. No studies out there actually link violent crime to immigrants. One study even found that immigrants are less likely to be involved in crime than the rest of the population.