National Immigrant Solidarity Network 4th National Grassroots Immigrant Strategy Conference & Immigrant Rights Film Festival
April 10-12, 2009 UIC Student Center West 828 South Wolcott, Chicago
Chicago Conference Hotline: (773)942-2268
Stop Immigrant Raids! Support Immigrant Workers Rights! Together We Build A New Immigrant Rights Movement!
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Take special note! There is a session specific to our communities on April 11.
LGBTQs and Immigration: Issues and Intersections
April 11, 10:30-11:45
Room 213B of the UIC Student Center West.
Details: The panel will move from a macro to a micro level.
Moderator: Rosa Ortiz
Yasmin Nair: Overview of LGBTQ immigration organising, Uniting American Families Act (UAFA), HIV ban and asylum options
Owen Daniel-McCarter: Asylum and Trans immigrant issues, What gets ignored, Vulnerable populations
Tania Unzueta: Intersectionality of LGBTQs and Immigration, Personal issues, Youth.