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This collection of articles and event panel transcripts arose from the six-part Immigration Webinar Series hosted by the ABA Section of Civil Rights and Social Justice's Rights of Immigrants Committee from November 2019 to April 2020. The webinar series explored immigration at the intersection of national security law, public international law and U.S. constitutional law, among other areas.

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This six-part national lecture series explores immigration at the intersection of national security law, public international law and US constitutional law, among other legal areas. During these free webinars, legal scholars, practitioners and political commentators will address this deepening crises in our collective pursuit advancing law and justice.

Q & A with the Chair of the Committee

Engy Abdelkader

Recent immigration crises have sparked action, and Committee Chair Engy Abdelkader wants to work with impassioned attorneys and activists to identify and develop programming and explore legal, legislative, and policy initiatives.

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Message from the Chair

Recently, the immigration crises has assumed extraordinary proportions. From the Muslim ban to barred foreign scholars and students, from caged children and separated families to public emergencies and border walls, from ending birthright citizenship to testing the citizenship question on some 2020 census questionnaires, from volatile political rhetoric and manufactured national security narratives to ideologically motivated violence against real or perceived immigrants, there is much to address.

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