Following the screening, the NHCC and the George I. Sanchez Society will hold a panel discussion on the current state of undocumented immigrants in the U.S. and New Mexico.
Moderator: Regina Ruiz, KOAT-TV, reporter
Marcela Diaz, Somos Un Pueblo Unido, executive director
Mario Zuniga, long-time educator
Russell Contreras, Associated Press, immigration reporter, former NYC resident
The event is co-sponsored by Somos Un Pueblo Unido, the National Association of Hispanic Journalists (New Mexico chapter), and the New Mexico Immigrant Law Center.
The National Hispanic Cultural Center is dedicated to the preservation, promotion, and advancement of Hispanic culture, arts, and humanities, and is a division of the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs.