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Latinos Now: A National Conversation
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The entire discussion and debate, moderated by Maria Hinojosa, including a Q & A session with the audience.

About the panelists:

Henry Cisneros is chairman of American CityVista, a company that describes itself as "dedicated to producing workforce homes in America's urban areas". Cisneros served in the Clinton Administration as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development and is also a former mayor of San Antonio, Texas.

Dr. Michael Eric Dyson is the Avalon Foundation Professor in the Humanities at the University of Pennsylvania. He has written several books including "Is Bill Cosby Right? Or Has the Black Middle Class Lost its Mind?" He is also an ordained minister.

Archbishop Jose H. Gomez is the Archbishop of San Antonio, Texas. He has been named by Time magazine as one of the top 25 most influential Hispanics in America.

Macarena Hernandez is an editorial columnist at The Dallas Morning News. Her family emigrated from Mexico to the U.S. in the early 1970s.

D.A. King is founder of The Dustin Inman Society, which aims to educate the people of Georgia on the consequences of illegal immigration. He is a regular contributor to the Marietta Daily Journal.

Richard Langlois is a criminal defense attorney and chairman of the Bexar County Republican party in Texas.

Lee Teran is a clinical professor of law, specializing in immigration and nationality law at St. Mary's University in San Antonio, Texas.

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