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Professors Discuss U.S. Immigration Policy

December 4th, 2007 by mopns · No Comments

By Ettie Berneking

Three UM system professors took on immigration policy in the U.S. at the Chancellor’s Global Issues Forum.

Chancellor Brady Deaton moderated the debate on Monday.

In the debate, the panelists debated for an hour and a half over a topic Deaton considered “one of great interest.”

The debate was co-sponsored by MU Difficult Dialogues, a program spearheaded by a group of students and faculty working to stimulate intellectual inquiry on campus.

“This is a topic of ongoing importance,” Deaton said.

The panelists were MU law professor Rigel Oliveri, MU history professor Abdullahi Ibrahim and UM-Kansas City law professor Kris Kobach.

Deaton began the discussion by asking the panelists about complexities in the immigration debate. Read more…

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CDT: Immigration forum fuels debate at MU

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