Pilgrims: Undocumented Immigrants?


I saw this great quote in a recent NY Times blog post and thought it was worth sharing:

Few of us can trace our ancestry to the Mayflower. But it’s worth noting that, from a Native American perspective, those Massachusetts Bay pilgrims were illegals.

– Timothy Egan, in his New York Times blog post about new Commerce secretary — and first Chinese-American governor — Gary Locke, whose grandfather lied to get into the U.S. (Source: The New York Times)

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