Why has there been a difference in the reception of the first and second waves of immigrants from Cuba?

Why has there been a difference in the reception of the first and second waves of immigrants from Cuba?

·       1.   Should America provide a safe refuge for immigrants in danger in their home countries (refugees)? Why or why not?

·      2.   Should Puerto Rico become the 51st U.S. state? Why or why not?

3.  Why has there been a difference in the reception of the first and second waves of immigrants from Cuba?

 

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Respond:

Is this a fair policy?
Why or Why not?

What possible solutions can there be to address this problem?