Submitted by ub on Fri, 06/05/2015 - 17:38

The United States of America likes to claim that people who are citizens are called Americans, but not if you're Samoan. Why has a US court just denied American citizenship to American Samoans?

People from American Samoa don't have right to U​S citizenship, court rules

American Samoans don't have right to U.S. citizenship, court rules

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A federal appeals court just denied birthright citizenship to American Samoans using racist caselaw