The history of the United States of America has been evident for witnessing the impact of race, gender, sexuality and class as the prominent aspects that create obstacles for the immigrants to access the rights of citizens. Among these aspects race is the most prominent one that has been creating problem of discrimination in the access of the basic rights of a citizens including education, employment, children welfare, health facilities, voting etc.
In New York alone the rate of the people of color’s deteriorating economic condition has made many from the Human rights development to nod worryingly over the seriousness of the issue. The non- white community makes 80% of New York’s population but they are living below the federal income poverty level. According to the International Convention on the Elimination of all forms of Racial Discrimination (CERD, a human rights treaty) in the United States of America, the elimination of racial distinction is obligatory. It is important at first to see how the very word ‘immigrant’ is defined. The term immigrant ‘encompasses conditions’ of immigration, ‘constellation of risks, crossings, in between, fragmentations, otherness, insecurities, survivals, resistances and creativity’ after the events of September 11, 2001 (Gupta, 2006, p.4).
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