Immigration Backlash

This was a portion of the Unity '94 conference of minority journalists. This session involving hispanic journalists focused on the recent… read more

This was a portion of the Unity '94 conference of minority journalists. This session involving hispanic journalists focused on the recent backlash against immigration, especially illegal immigration, from hispanic countries in the United States. Ms. Alverio, Mr. Dominguez, and Ms. Arocha opened this session with brief remarks. Ms. Gonzalez introduce the panelists and made opening remarks about the topic under discussion. Before, the panelist began their presentations, there was a brief video presentation produced by Telemundo about discrimination against hispanics in the United States. Mr. Estrada spoke about the fundamental need for a complete debate on U,S. immigration policy and the responsiblity of journalists to inform the public about this issue. Mr. Gutierrez spoke about the harshness of the I.N.S. and the debate in California over the fundiing of services for illegal immigrants. Mr. Peimbert spoke about the role of the media in reporting the recent rise in discrimination agains close

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Program ID:
59049-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 18, 1994 | 9:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 26, 1994 | 10:55am EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Aug 18, 1994 | 9:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 1994 | 1:18am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 1994 | 6:33am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 20, 1994 | 8:08am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 20, 1994 | 7:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 21, 1994 | 1:40am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 26, 1994 | 10:55am EST | C-SPAN 2
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