U.S. Immigration Policy Since 1924 Law

Author Jia Lynn Yang discussed her book A Mighty and Irresistible Tide, which looks at the evolution of U.S. policy since the Immigration… read more

Author Jia Lynn Yang discussed her book A Mighty and Irresistible Tide, which looks at the evolution of U.S. policy since the Immigration Act of 1924. Ms. Yang examined the racial, economic and moral debates leading up to the passage of that law, and how those factors influenced immigration legislation throughout the 20th century. This event took place online due to the coronavirus pandemic and the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth provided the video. close

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  • Laura Collins Director Bush (George W.) Institute->Economic Growth Initiative
  • James "Jim" N. Falk President and CEO World Affairs Council->Greater Dallas and Fort Worth
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U.S. Immigration Policy Since 1924 Law

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Program ID:
473021-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Dallas, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Jul 05, 2020 | 3:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jul 06, 2020 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jul 05, 2020 | 3:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 06, 2020 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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