25Jun 27, 2007
Governor Janet Napolitano talked about the problems of undocumented immigration and the importance of Congress enacting meaningful reform. Immigration legislation is being debated in the Senate ...
114Jan 28, 2007
Immigration Policy Debate
Mark Krikorian and Tamar Jacoby debated the question “Resolved: President Bush has, as the White House puts it, found a 'rational middle ground between a program of mass deportation and a ...
68May 22, 2006
Historical Perspectives on Immigration
Panelists spoke on the topic “What Makes an American? Historical Perspectives on Immigration.” They addressed issues such as repeating patterns of immigration to the U.S., ...
33May 6, 2005
Tamar Jacoby will discuss the domestic news of the day including proposed changes to U.S. immigration and border security policies by President Bush and Congress. She responded to telephone ...
37Apr 24, 2005
Moderated by Mr. Kinsley, authors talked about achieving a civil society in the contemporary political culture. They discuss the roles of government, interest groups, individuals, and the ...
17Apr 8, 2005
The Manhattan Institute for Policy Research held a forum on the conservative case for immigration reform. Among the issues addressed were public attitudes toward immigration policy, enforcing ...
30Feb 19, 2005
Participants talked about border security and U.S. immigration policy. Among the topics they addressed were border patrol issues, issuing guest visas and identification cards to workers, and ...
26Jan 10, 2005
Ms. Jacoby talked about what may lie ahead in the 109th Congress in regard to immigration. She summarized the pros and cons of immigration, saying that the two sides do not speak to each ...
143Apr 25, 2004
On a panel titled “From Negro to African American: Is There a Limit to Identity Politics?” three authors discussed when or should being Black cease to be relevant to African-American ...
113Feb 9, 2004
Book Discussion on Reinventing the Melting Pot
Panelists discussed Reinventing the Melting Pot: The New Immigrants and What It Means to Be American, published by Basic Books. The book, edited by Ms. Jacoby, is a collection of ...
12Aug 9, 2002
Ms. Jacoby talked about the news of the day and responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail.
203Jun 6, 2002
Book Discussion on Beyond the Color Line
Contributors to Beyond the Color Line: New Perspectives on Race and Ethnicity in America, published by the Hoover Institution Press, participated in a panel with Mr. Thernstrom, the ...
74Dec 13, 2001
Book Discussion on Coloring the News
Mr. McGowan talked about his book, Coloring the News: How Crusading for Diversity Has Corrupted American Journalism, published by Encounter Books. He said that multicultural ...
29Jul 5, 2000
National Politics and Race Relations
Ms. Jacoby spoke about inter-racial relations and the effect they have on national politics. She discussed the upcoming elections and the influences minorities might have on ...
19Nov 8, 1999
Ms. Jacoby talked about her book Someone Else’s House, which focused on race relations in New York City, Atlanta and Detroit. She also responded to viewer telephone calls, ...
52Jun 3, 1999
Race, Color, Class and Culture
Participants discussed American attitudes about race, ethnicity and minority status, saying that these issues were often seen as dividing factors in American culture rather than one of the strengths ...
14Dec 10, 1998
Someone Else's House: Speech
Ms. Jacoby talked about her book Someone Else’s House, published by Simon and Schuster. The book examined the history of race relations between blacks and whites in the ...
19Apr 25, 1998
Civil Rights Legacy
As part of the Festival of Books, a panel of authors discussed the past, present and future of civil rights in the U.S. The festival was sponsored by the Los Angeles Times and is an annual ...