In response to federal legislation about national security and immigration, the USCIS expanded the Moral Character, Acts of Violence, and Crime sections of the N-400 in 2014. This action was taken to safe guard the basic rights of all those living in America, and to have legal recourse if a legal permanent resident or new citizen was found to have engaged in past violent crimes.
This interview and quiz explores the link between the Bill of Rights and the N-400 part 12. This is a very detailed interview and quiz, so please download the pdf.
Listen for and and circle the key words.
Think about and discuss the connections that you see between each amendment of the Bill of Rights and the N-400 Part 12 questions.
After the interview, Teacher Lisa Lau will discuss the importance of the Bill of rights and how to prepare for the citizenship interview. he will speak in Cantonese for a minute, and then will summarize her remarks in English.
For more resources about the Bill of Rights, go to http://www.uscitizenpod.com/2016/12/citizenship-resources-for-bill-of.html
Also check out our resources for Human Rights Day http://www.uscitizenpod.com/2016/12/human-rights-day.html