street_talk (2006-22)

East Tennessee Community Organizer for the Tennessee

Lisa Barba

Why has immigration emerged as such a hot political issue over the past few months?

What’s the biggest myth you’ve had to deal with?

How have the president’s border-control ideas been accepted in the immigrant community?

Should we do the same thing with Canada?

What can the immigrant community do to fight back?

How can people help?

TIRRC is part of a national coalition serving immigrant interests. TIRRC’s next meeting is Thursday, June 1 at the Unite Building on Broadway. The group’s Web site is www.tnimmigrant.org .