Myths about Immigration

Effectively engaging in the immigration debate requires:

  • Rejecting dehumanizing language and ideas.
  • Dismissing false myths and misconceptions about the law.
  • Knowing the basic parameters of the debate so that you can educate yourself and your friends.
  • Discussing the real issues, instead of being sidetracked by hateful speech and nativist viewpoints.

The following Powerpoint presentation discusses how to have a productive conversation about immigration and the need to reform our laws to be more fair.