« Back to all events

Immigration and the US Presidential Election 2020

Dates:
  • Wed 07 Oct 2020 15.00 - 16.30
  Add to Calendar 2020-10-07 15:00 2020-10-07 16:30 Europe/Paris Immigration and the US Presidential Election 2020

This webinar will provide insights into how migrant communities have organized and responded towards police brutality, immigration enforcement and surveillance controls, and will also historically contextualize the current struggles of Native American communities on the US-Mexico border to mobilize politically and defend their land in the context of immigration control. It will also provide insights from the DC, and examine the ways in which election coverage has often privileged the coverage of some regions and dynamics over others.  

Speakers:

·       Andrew Selee, President of the Migration Policy Institute, Washington D.C.

·       Dr Cristina Leza, Chair of anthropology at Colorado College

·       Dr. Gaspar Rivera-Salgado, Project Director at UCLA Center for Labor Research and Education

Chair: Gabriella Sanchez, Research Fellow, MPC, RSCAS, EUI

Please note, a link to the screening will be provided to registered users.

Register here

Outside EUI premises - DD/MM/YYYY
  Outside EUI premises -

This webinar will provide insights into how migrant communities have organized and responded towards police brutality, immigration enforcement and surveillance controls, and will also historically contextualize the current struggles of Native American communities on the US-Mexico border to mobilize politically and defend their land in the context of immigration control. It will also provide insights from the DC, and examine the ways in which election coverage has often privileged the coverage of some regions and dynamics over others.  

Speakers:

·       Andrew Selee, President of the Migration Policy Institute, Washington D.C.

·       Dr Cristina Leza, Chair of anthropology at Colorado College

·       Dr. Gaspar Rivera-Salgado, Project Director at UCLA Center for Labor Research and Education

Chair: Gabriella Sanchez, Research Fellow, MPC, RSCAS, EUI

Please note, a link to the screening will be provided to registered users.

Register here


Location:
Outside EUI premises -

Affiliation:
Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies

Type:
Webinar

Contact:
Migration Policy Centre - Send a mail

Organiser:
Migration Policy Centre Secretariat

Similar events

 

Page last updated on 18 August 2017