American Forum - Is Immigration Reform Politically Possible Under the Obama Administration?
November 12, 2010
11:00AM - 12:00PM (EST)
This Forum is part of a series on Latin America.
As the nation struggles to define its immigration policy, EDWARD SCHUMACHER-MATOS, director of Harvard’s Initiative on Immigration and Integration Policy and Studies, will analyze the difficult choices America faces in solving the current immigration crisis. An expert on Latin American affairs, Schumacher-Matos writes a nationally syndicated column for The Washington Post Writers Group and is currently working on a book on unauthorized immigration. He was the managing editor of The Wall Street Journal Americas, a foreign correspondent for The New York Times, a member of a Pulitzer Prize-winning team at The Philadelphia Inquirer, and founded the Rumbo chain of Spanish-language newspapers in Texas.