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Immigrant Youth and their Right to Peace and Security 2020-09-16 17:00:00 2020-09-16 18:30:00 America/New_York University of Pennsylvania

Sep 16

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Immigrant Youth and their Right to Peace and Security

05:00PM - 06:30PM

Online

Please join our discussion about peace & security for youth from Mexico and Central America living at the border and in the U.S. The event will take place virtually via Zoom on Wednesday, September 16th from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm.

This virtual panel discussion will feature personal and professional perspectives and videos from the Flores Exhibits– videos of artists, lawyers, advocates, and immigrants reading the sworn testimonies of children held in detention facilities at the U.S./Mexico Border.

RSVP here to register for this Zoom event.

Co-sponsored by Penn’s School of Social Policy & Practice’s One Book, One SP2 Initiative featuring the book, Tell Me How it Ends: An Essay in 40 Questions by Valeria Luiselli. This book sheds light on the experiences of undocumented youth from Central America who face possible deportation.

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