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    Arizona Immigration Law, State Officials

    Officials and representatives of advocacy groups spoke about Arizona’s immigration law, potential challenges to the law, and enforcement measures contemplated by state…

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    Social, Economic, and Political Division

    Authors, political scientists, and sociologists talked about the issues that divide and separate Americans. Topics debated include immigration, poverty, and race. Former Supreme…

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    State Immigration Laws

    State attorneys general and former U.S. immigration officials participated in a discussion on state immigration laws.
    This program was part of the eighth annual Immigration Law and Policy…

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    Immigration Policy, Visas and Family Policy

    Witnesses testified at the second in a series of Senate Judiciary Committee hearings on immigration reform. Topics included visa waiver programs, family reunification, and immigration…

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    Immigration Reform

    Panelists talked about the bipartisan effort to pass immigration legislation, focusing on the Senate’s “gang-of-eight” bill. They spoke about several challenges…

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    Latino Vote

    Latino leaders and scholars talked about the impact of Latino voters on the 2012 presidential election, and the issues that influenced their votes. The November 2012 election had a…

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    Book Discussion on Beyond the Color Line

    Contributors to Beyond the Color Line: New Perspectives on Race and Ethnicity in America, published by the Hoover Institution Press, participated in a panel with Stephan Thernstrom, the…

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    Naturalized Citizenship and the Economy

    Economists, authors, and immigration advocates talked about the economic effects of naturalization. Topics included the difficulties of the naturalization process and why millions of…

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    Identity Politics

    On a panel titled “From Negro to African American: Is There a Limit to Identity Politics?” three authors discussed when or should being Black cease to be relevant to…

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    Book Discussion on Reinventing the Melting Pot

    Panelists discussed Reinventing the Melting Pot: The New Immigrants and What It Means to Be American, published by Basic Books. The book, edited by Ms. Jacoby, is a collection of…

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    Immigration Policy Debate

    Mark Krikorian and Tamar Jacoby debated the question “Resolved: President Bush has, as the White House puts it, found a 'rational middle ground between a program of mass deportation…

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    U.S. Immigration Policy

    Tamar Jacoby spoke about the Obama administration and immigration reform. She advocated a “legalization only” approach to reform. She responded to telephone calls and…

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    Book Discussion on Coloring the News

    Mr. McGowan talked about his book, Coloring the News: How Crusading for Diversity Has Corrupted American Journalism, published by Encounter Books. He said that multicultural…

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    Historical Perspectives on Immigration

    Panelists spoke on the topic “What Makes an American? Historical Perspectives on Immigration.” They addressed issues such as repeating patterns of immigration to the U.S.,…

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    Race, Color, Class and Culture

    Participants discussed American attitudes about race, ethnicity and minority status, saying that these issues were often seen as dividing factors in American culture rather than one of the…

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    Civil Society

    Moderated by Mr. Kinsley, authors talked about achieving a civil society in the contemporary political culture. They discuss the roles of government, interest groups, individuals,…

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    National Politics and Race Relations

    Ms. Jacoby spoke about inter-racial relations and the effect they have on national politics. She discussed the upcoming elections and the influences minorities might have on…

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    Immigration Policy

    Tamar Jacoby will discuss the domestic news of the day including proposed changes to U.S. immigration and border security policies by President Bush and Congress. She responded to…

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    Immigration Reform

    Participants talked about border security and U.S. immigration policy. Among the topics they addressed were border patrol issues, issuing guest visas and identification cards to…

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    Immigration Reform

    Ms. Jacoby talked about what may lie ahead in the 109th Congress in regard to immigration. She summarized the pros and cons of immigration, saying that the two sides do not speak…

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