Margaret Batchelder, Immigrant Inspector (1903)

“Margaret Batchelder, Immigrant Inspector (1903)” is a poem from the book Hopes and Tears: Ellis Island Voices, written by Gwenyth Swain and published in 2012. The poem is a literary interpretation based on historical records of a real-world individual. 
Gwenyth Swain
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Welcome to Learning for Justice—Formerly Teaching Tolerance!

Our work has evolved in the last 30 years, from reducing prejudice to tackling systemic injustice. So we’ve chosen a new name that better reflects that evolution: Learning for Justice.

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