The Golden Door
Immigration Act of 1921
With the passage of the Immigration Act of 1921 following the Red Scare concerning radicalism and increased racial prejudice, America's golden door was closed.
Guest judge Seal sent Manuel to the live shows because he was impressed by the way he performed a cappella at Cowell's request. "I was always taught that you have to be ready at every situation (because) you never know when opportunity is going to knock on your door," said Seal, before making the golden confetti fall.
View Notes - The Golden Door from HIS 203 at Ashford University