Telling the stories behind a major issue of our day: immigration

HSFC_2020_01_14_Page30My January 14, 2020 book culture column for the San Francisco Chronicle:

In our highly charged political world it seems everyone has a pet cause. It may be climate change, gun control or health care. Mine is immigration. In his first month in office, President Trump issued the first executive orders on immigration suspending visas, expanding the use of detention, limiting access to asylum, authorizing more aggressive ICE enforcement, banning Syrian refugees — the list goes on. Since then things have gone from bad to worse.

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