Friday, April 24, 2009

Upcoming New York Area Events on Immigration

Dialogue on Immigration
with Jane Guskin and David Wilson, authors of
The Politics of Immigration: Questions and Answers

Tuesday, April 28, at 11:00 am
Free and open to the public
At Suffolk Community College
Mildred Green Rm, Babylon Student Center
Ammerman Campus, 533 College Rd
Selden, NY

Sponsored by Amnesty International of SCCC, Latinos del Mundo, Women's Club, the Ammerman Campus Library, the SCCC deaprtments of foreign languanges, and the Office of Campus Activities

Information: Lisa Melendez, 631-451-4171,

Part of Immigration Rights Awareness Day, which will include a screening of "Detained" by Jenny Alexander, discussion of economic impact by Luis Valenzuela (Long Island Immigrant Alliance) and Kirby Einhorn (Long Island Wins), an art exhibit, and performances.

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Immigrant Rights Activist Roxroy Salmon invites you to:
"Immigration Conversation: Politics & Popcorn!"
honoring U.S. Rep. Edolphus Towns

with two films:
"Untitled Project on Roxroy Salmon,” directed by Zach Fox, 5 min. excerpt
“Border Stories,” directed by John Drew, 5 min. excerpt

and speakers:
Wangyong Austin, immigration attorney
David L. Wilson, co-author, The Politics of Immigration: Questions & Answers
Roxroy Salmon, Brooklyn father fighting deportation

Tuesday, May 5th, 7 pm
First Presbyterian Church in the City of New York
12 West 12th Street on Fifth Ave
(F/V/L/PATH to 14th St, N/Q/R/W, 4/5/6 to Union Sq)

For more information:
Sponsored by Roxroy Salmon Defense Committee, NY New Sanctuary Coalition, Families for Freedom

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