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Presented by New York Public Library and the Marshall Project

We Are Witnesses: Becoming an American

Monday, March 18, 2019 6:30 PM New York Public Library
The father of a Colombian family is suddenly deported after living in New York City for 20 years. A former ICE officer describes a massive raid on a factory that employs 500 undocumented workers. A Russian-born lesbian flees persecution and is finally sworn in as an American citizen. These are just some of the stories told to the camera and presented in We Are Witnesses: Becoming an American, a new film by The Marshall Project that illustrates the reality of the US immigration system today. A panel discussion and audience Q&A follows the screening.

Part of: Migrations: The Making of America

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The New York Public Library
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
476 Fifth Avenue | Manhattan
nypl.org | 917-275-6975

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