The Immigration Paradox
Diverse Stories Reveal Root Causes of Mass Migration

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The Immigration Paradox
The Immigration Paradox takes a critical and in depth look at one of the most divisive issues in human global history-immigration. After encountering an immigrant crossing the Arizona desert, Emmy…
Is Immigration a "Left-Right" issue or an Up-Down Issue?
This conversation starter revolves around whether or not immigration truly is a political or socio-economic issue at its root. What do you think?
Why Are There So Many Poor People in the World?
In this conversation starter we explore U.S. immigration policy and open labor markets. What do you think?
Why Aren't We Finding Long Term Solutions?
This conversation starter touches on migration behavior and a short U.S. immigration policy timeline. What do you think is a long term solution?
Has Blaming Each Other Gotten Us Anywhere?
In this conversation starter we look at how the immigration discourse over the last few decades has kept the issue from being addressed. Do you think the immigration conversation has…
Morality vs. Reasoning - What Do We Do About Immigration Reform?
This conversation starter covers briefly the ethics and reasoning regarding immigration policies. How do you feel, what do you think?

Comments (8)

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Nana Kwame Dua

great argumentative direction. it's a shame that it was so short.

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Udesh

one awesome thesis ! very informative and looks into multiple aspects finding the root causes. Bravo !

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Anonymous

Excellent overview of a credible thesis - that we stop diverting our energies towards victimising the victims of the same system that victimises us, and concentrate instead on the real culprit - commercial globalisation and it's ever-growing, all-consuming ethos of greed.

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Gizem

Great film, your efforts are much appreciated.

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Tom

Fascinating to watch this in the context of what is going on right now in US politics and around the world. I think it would be in everyone's interests for all people on both sides of the immigration argument to watch this.. Hope this film gets out there

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Lourdes

I was frustrated, sad, and angry seeing how much of our current argument with immigration has to do with misunderstandings and omission of information. I was tired of seeing talent, time, and energy wasted, as my community grew more and more divided and disconnected from each other.
I ...Read more

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Anonymous

Dear Lourdes,
Your eye opening and well researched documentary taught me: 1) the power of people's fear to shape our thinking, 2) the power of Corporate money to control society and 3) the power of your wisdom and courage to think outside the (immigration) box. Congratulations and ...Read more

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Anonymous

Awesome, just awesome documentary. It doesn't try to sway your opinion, but rather provide you with deeper insight regarding the immigration debate.

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