Originally Posted by Number1Coach
your last sentence there , if I recall right the USA was a territory that people immigrated to and once it became a country and established laws and borders then "ILLEGAL" immigration was and still is frowned upon .
It was a land that was already inhabited by various peoples (now referred to
as Native Americans.) It wasn't uninhabited lands. There were people already
here that had a rich culture. Same with the lands south of what is now the USA.