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Immigrant mother and child

Immigrants and Refugees

“Welcoming the stranger” is a biblical mandate, but policies on immigration and refugees divide the United States. These dialogues explore the human impacts, moral principles, and policy directions regarding this important and contentious topic that impacts the entire global community.


A young Central American migrant boy

Immigration Challenges and Choices: People, Principles, and Policies

The United States has a new president with new policies on immigration and refugees. There is a new Congress with old divisions. Developments on the U.S.-Mexico border and violence against Asian Americans and immigrants raise old fears and new challenges. The human, moral, social, and economic costs…


Beyond the Wall: Human Impacts, Moral Principles, and Policy Directions on Immigration (Video)

February 4, 2019

Duration: 1 hour 32 minutes

A Dahlgren Dialogue on Sharing the Journey with Immigrants and Refugees (Video)

February 5, 2018

Duration: 1 hour 24 minutes

Refugees and Immigrants: Welcoming the Stranger in Tough Times (Video)

March 20, 2017

Duration: 1 hour 43 minutes