What is your family’s migration history?
What are recent immigrants in your community experiencing today?
- Fernanda’s story
- Loving Strangers as Ourselves: Biblical Reflections, MCC
- MCC U.S. Immigration Listening Project
Why did people migrate in biblical times? Today?
In what ways do U.S. policies contribute to migration?
What is the process for immigrating to the U.S. legally? How long does it take?
What is the DREAM Act? Should children be punished for choices made by others?
- Immigrating Legally? Good Luck! (flowchart), Reason Foundation
- DREAM Act resources, MCC Washington Office
What taxes do immigrants pay? What public benefits do they receive?
What other economic contributions do immigrants make?
- Giving Facts a Fighting Chance, Immigration Policy Center
- Immigration: Myths and Facts, 2011, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
How much does the U.S. spend on immigration enforcement? Who profits?
What are the unintended consequences of increased enforcement?