Immigration Nation: Writing Our Next Chapter
This event recognizes the work of the Center for New Americans and its partners and features a panel of distinguished experts. During the discussion, panelists consider the positive contributions of immigrants in Minnesota and the regional implications of national and global migration trends. The panel also discussed how to protect immigrants’ rights locally amidst national deadlock on comprehensive immigration reform and growing anti-immigrant sentiment.
Kalia Abiade, Advocacy Director, Center for New Community
Alondra Cano, Minneapolis Council Member, Ninth Ward
Karen Francois, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Economic Equity and Opportunity
Jaylani Hussein, Executive Director, Council on American-Islamic Relations Minnesota
Deepinder Mayell, Center for New Americans
Law School, UMN, "Immigration Nation: Writing Our Next Chapter" (2016). Lectures, Conferences, and Other Events. 29.