5 Great Myths about Immigration

This free community forum will address common questions about the impact of immigration on the US economy, jobs, and public safety, through expert presentations and open discussion. Let's dispel the myths with facts.

Panelists: Aviva Chomsky, Professor of History and Coordinator of Latin American, Latino and Caribbean Studies, Salem State University. Author of, “They Take Our Jobs! And 20 other myths about immigration” Jeffrey Thielman, CEO and Executive Director, International Institute of New England Moderated by Erin Goodman, Associate Director of Academic Programs, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University

Sponsors: Arlington-Teosinte Sister City Project and the International Institute of New England.

Additional supporters: Oxfam, Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition (MIRA), Refugee Immigration Ministry (RIM)