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Immigration 2.0: The American Dream in the 21st Century

Dec 12, 2019 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Why Do Immigrants Come to America? Does America Still Deliver on its Dreams and Promises?

Join the World Affairs Council on Thursday, December 12th for our final luncheon of the year, featuring David Hickton, U.S. Attorney 2010 – 2016 and Founding Director, University of Pittsburgh Institute for Cyber Law, Policy and Security. “Immigration 2.0: The American Dream in the 21st Century” John T. Ryan Jr. Memorial Lecture upon the occasion of the Council’s 88th annual meeting.

Drawing on his experience as the former U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania, Hickton will analyze the legal, economic, political and security implications of immigration policies at the national and regional level.

How have immigrants contributed to the economic vitality of the country and of Pittsburgh in particular? Join us to learn this and more about the realities of The American Dream in the 21st Century.

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