Europe Geography – Critical Essay Assignment Critical essay format (2,500 words) Immigration in Europe The issue of migration is high on the political agenda for governments around the world but unlike the United States, immigration is a new demographic trend that started in the mid 1960’s in Europe. 1) Find a recent news article pertaining to immigration to Europe. Summarize it in your own words. 2) Based on your news article, select one or two immigrant groups living outside Europe and their countries of destination. Discuss a) where immigrants are coming from; b) which specific European countries they are going to; c) why they settle where they do; d) and whether or not they are culturally integrated in the host country. 3) In conclusion, pretend that you are a poor, undocumented immigrant searching for a way to support your family, would you choose the United States or Europe as a possible destination? Compare and contrast the social conditions, economic opportunities, and political status of immigrants on both continents. Support your decision with facts. Note: Make sure that you answer the three questions listed above and include a bibliography. MLA, APA, Chicago are all acceptable for this paper.