Adventures in Learning

-2021 Adventures in Learning-

WHAT’S HAPPENING ON THE TEXAS/MEXICO BORDER
When: Thursday, April 22, 2021
Time: 10:00 CST
*A Zoom link will be sent shortly before the event.


Michael Fallek, lawyer, community activist and candidate for mayor of McAllen, Texas will be joined by Mike Blum, Social Action Chair at Temple Emanuel in McAllen. They will speak about immigration as it affects their community, which is a total driving distance of 11 miles to Reynosa, Mexico. An opportunity for questions/answers will follow the presentation.

  • Information about McAllen including makeup of the population.
  • Status of the wall and how it affects the closest communities.
  • Family separation including the difficulties of reuniting children with parents who crossed into the USA.
  • Affect on schools, social services, economy, COVID, and stimulus package.

 

Marlene Goldberg sgoldb5208@aol.com 612.743.9120
Saralee Mogilner saraleem@comcast.net 952.935.2156