The metaphor “melting pot”

Why is the metaphor “melting pot” problematic and inaccurate to describe U.S. society? How is the concept different from “pluralism”? Provide an alternative metaphor that describes the U.S. as a country of people with diverse cultural backgrounds

Briefly explain the different types of migrants in both voluntary and involuntary migration. Why do you think it is important to understand that there are different kinds of migrants?

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