Publications and Ideas

Fenced In: How the Border Circumscribes Public Talk about Migration in the United States

Julie Chinitz examines the figurative and literal emphasis on border enforcement and the effects on the underlying policies of the immigration reform bill before the US Senate. The “Gang of Eight” introduced its much- anticipated comprehensive immigration reform bill. They named it the “Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013,”v ensuring that … Continue reading

SAVE THE DATE! October 17-19 2013

SAVE THE DATE! October 17-19 2013

SAVE THE DATE! October 17-19 2013 – New York City The Alliance for a Just Society and the Union Theological Seminary bring you the fifth Institute for Pragmatic Practice symposium, Cellblocks and Border Stops: Transformative Activism in an Age of Dehumanization. Confirmed speakers include: Cornell West, john powell, Pramila Jayapal Join us to deepen and strengthen … Continue reading