May 27, 2020 • 25M

Immigration and the weaponization of COVID-19

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Two journalists explore the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on minorities and immigrants in the United States.
In this podcast, we interviewed Alida Garcia, vice president of advocacy at advocacy group, about how the coronavirus crisis is affecting U.S. immigration policy and practices.

For more on our conversation with Garcia, please read our in-depth story on immigration in this week’s newsletter. Also, check out our Q&A with immigration activist Jose Antonio Vargas, plus our recommendation of a new podcast series called “Homeland Insecurity.” Thanks for reading and listening.