League of Women Voters present Immigrant Prisons, a Brave New Films production

Wed, Mar 21, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm


<span><b><span><span>Mar 21</span></span></b> -&nbsp;League of Women Voters present&nbsp;<i>Immigrant Prisons</i>, a Brave New Films production.&nbsp;The film will be followed by a discussion on immigrant issues in our community. <span><span>7:00 pm - 9:00 pm</span></span> at the&nbsp;Washtenaw County Learning Resource Center (<a href="https://maps.google.com/?q=4135+Washtenaw+Avenue&amp;entry=gmail&amp;source=g" target="_blank">4135 Washtenaw Avenue</a> in Ann Arbor, east of Hogback and Washtenaw.)<br><br></span><br><span style="font-family:Cambria,Georgia,Times New Roman,serif;font-size:13px;font-style:italic;font-weight:bold">Co-sponsored by the Social Justice Council and Immigration Action Coalition of the First Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw Interfaith Coalition for Immigrant Rights (WICIR), Washtenaw Congregational Sanctuary Campaign and the Dispute Resolution Center</span><div style="text-align:center" align="center"><br><br><span style="font-family:Arial Black,Gadget,sans-serif;font-size:15px;font-style:italic;font-weight:bold">The US has the largest immigrant prison system in the world, 380,000 - 420,000 persons a year. Join us to learn more about the immigrant prison industry; how immigration and private prisons participate in a $5 billion dollar a year industry. And the U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled (Jennings v Rodriguez) that immigrants, even those with permanent legal status and asylum seekers, do not have the right to periodic bond hearings. Learn from our community groups how we are engaged to help immigrants in our community.&nbsp;</span><br><span style="font-family:Arial Black,Gadget,sans-serif;font-style:italic;font-weight:bold">(Questions? contact Carolyn G. Madden, <a href="mailto:cgmadden@gmail.com" target="_blank">cgmadden@gmail.com</a>)</span><br><span></span>

Washtenaw County Learning Resource Center, 4135 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI