Crisis at the Border: Shifting Policy in a Country of Immigrants

Civic Detroit • 1 October 2018
Event date 9 Oct '18 04:30 pm - 06:00 pm
Event location Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Annenberg Auditorium • 735 S State St, Dearborn Heights, 48109, MI, United States
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From zero tolerance and separation of families to harsh rhetoric likening some immigrants to “animals,” America’s current approach to immigration has sent shock waves through both sides of the Rio Grande. Now a country built on the shoulders of immigrants is deeply divided on how to stem the crisis. Join acclaimed journalist María Elena Salinas as she talks with a Ford School policy expert and reporters who have covered both sides of the U.S. - Mexico border and the complex web of issues driving the current immigration debate.

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2 months agoAdd to Calender 2018-10-09 20:30:00 2018-10-09 20:30:00 Crisis at the Border: Shifting Policy in a Country of Immigrants From zero tolerance and separation of families to harsh rhetoric likening some immigrants to “animals,” America’s current approach to immigration has sent shock waves through both sides of the Rio Grande. Now a country built on the shoulders of immigrants is deeply divided on how to stem the crisis. Join acclaimed journalist María Elena Salinas as she talks with a Ford School policy expert and reporters who have covered both sides of the U.S. - Mexico border and the complex web of issues driving the current immigration debate. https://lsa.umich.edu/latina/news-events/all-events.detail.html/54523-13592099.html   Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Annenberg Auditorium America/New_York public Immigration Racial Justice