Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
Featuring: Akhil Reed Amar, Cristina M. Rodríguez
How has control of American immigration policy evolved over the past two centuries? In an in-depth discussion that spans the founding era to present-day disputes over how to address asylum-seekers at the Southern border, scholar Cristina M. Rodríguez explores how presidential power has become a dominant force driving the nation’s immigration policy and how the system can be reformed.
Akhil Reed Amar (moderator) is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University and a trustee of the New-York Historical Society.
Cristina M. Rodríguez is the Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law at Yale Law School and the co-author of The President and Immigration Law.
Member Price: $10