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The Future of Immigration

Jul 18, 2018

Credit Politico

Questions about the status of immigrants, refugees, and asylum seekers has reached a crisis point – with children being separated from their parents at the border under a zero-tolerance federal policy – many are asking what is the future of immigration?

On today’s show we’ll be breaking down complex legal terms… We’ll be exploring our country’s historical immigration policies… and what’s at stake for newcomers to this country.

Guests on this episode include:

Vincent J. Cannato, Associate Professor of History, College of Liberal Arts,  University of Massachusetts, Boston

Andrew Schoenholtz, Professor from Practice at Georgetown Law, where he directs the Human Rights Institute and the Center for Applied Legal Studies.

Ruben Chandrasekar, Executive Director, International Rescue Committee, Baltimore.