Many people consider The United States of America as a land of opportunity. Immigrants flock to this country in search of a new beginning for themselves and their families. Leaving their homeland and much of their culture behind, the majority of immigrants come to America in hopes of a better life. However, migration and the need to feel welcome in a new nation leave no choice for immigrants except to assimilate. It’s difficult to conserve your heritage when facing the pressures of acceptance in a new land.