Published on Mon, Jul 15, 2013
A recent ABC-Univision article titled "Fact Check: Is Fear of Immigrant Criminals Overblown?" featured the IPC's Senior Researcher, Walter Ewing.
"'Obviously, dangerous criminals and terrorists must be punished, and immigrants who are dangerous criminals or terrorists should be locked up,' wrote Walter Ewing, a senior researcher at the Immigration Policy Center, in a book devoted to the issue. 'But harsh immigration policies are not effective in fighting crime or terrorism because the overwhelming majority of immigrants are neither criminals nor terrorists.'"
Published in the ABC News-Univision