Diaspora refers to a large group of people who share a cultural and regional origin but are living away from their traditional homeland. Diasporas come about through immigration and forced movements of people.
5 - 8
Religion, Social Studies, World History
Italian Immigrants Arrive on Ellis Island
Ellis Island, New York, was a way station for European immigrants arriving to the United States. Those immigrants, like these from Italy, formed diaspora communities, linking their ancestral homes with their new ones.
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May 20, 2022
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