What to do about immigrant detention crisis?

In the latest “Difficult Dialogues” segment broadcast on Amherst Media, President Lynn Pasquerella speaks with David Hernández, assistant professor of Spanish, Latina/o, and Latin American studies. Hernández has written extensively about the detention of undocumented immigrants to the United States.

Their discussion covers the recent surge of unaccompanied children from Central America crossing into the U.S., conditions at immigrant detention centers, and developments at the regional and federal levels attempting to deal with the issue.