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Vroman's Live - Jacob Soboroff, in conversation with Ahilan Arulanantham (ACLU), discusses Separated: Inside an American Tragedy


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Vroman's Live presents Jacob Soboroff, in conversation with Ahilan Arulanantham on Thursday October 1st at 6pm

This event was previously scheduled for September 15th and has been rescheduled for October 1st. If you have already registered for this event, your spot is still saved and there's no need to re-register for the event.

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A deeply reported, newsbreaking account the humanitarian crisis of our time by the journalist who has been at the center of the story: MSNBC correspondent Jacob Soboroff, winner of the 2019 Walter Cronkite Award, offers a chilling expose of the human cost of the Trump administration's border and immigration policies. (Custom House)

Jacob Soboroff is a correspondent for NBC News and MSNBC. For his reporting on the child-separation policy, he received the 2019 Walter Cronkite Award for Individual Achievement by a National Journalist and the 2019 Hillman Prize for Broadcast Journalism. He has appeared on TODAY, Morning Joe, The Rachel Maddow Show, Late Night with Seth Meyers, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and numerous other programs. He co-presented (with Katy Tur) the four-part event docuseries American Swamp on MSNBC. He lives in Los Angeles.

Ahilan Arulanantham is senior counsel at the ACLU of Southern California. He joined ACLU SoCal in 2004. During his tenure at ACLU SoCal, he has successfully litigated several landmark cases, including Nadarajah v. Gonzales, the first Ninth Circuit case establishing limits on the government’s power to detain immigrants as national security threats; Rodriguez v. Robbins, which required the government to provide bond hearings to thousands of immigration detainees; and Franco v. Holder, the first case to establish a right to appointed legal representation for any group of immigrants facing deportation, which required the federal government to provide legal representation to mentally ill immigrants.Ahilan is a graduate of Yale Law School, and a graduate of Oxford University, which he attended as a Marshall Scholar. In 2016, Ahilan was awarded a MacArthur Foundation fellowship.

Event date: 
Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 6:00pm
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Separated: Inside an American Tragedy Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062992192
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Custom House - July 7th, 2020