Undocumented Immigrants

Great Decision lecture informs community on the difference between immigration and refugee policy

Great Decision lecture informs community on the difference between immigration and refugee policy

Tuesday morning there wasn’t a free seat in the Williamsburg Library’s theater as people came out in droves to listen to David Martin, a former member of the federal government’s Homeland Security Advisory Council.

His talk, “Refugees and Global Migration,” was the last lecture of the League of Women Voters of the Williamsburg Area’s 2019 Great Decision lecture series.

“I think (Great Decisions) is just a good forum for serious engagement with issues,” Martin said.

Bobbie Falquet, administrative chair of Great Decisions, thought the series was wildly popular this year.

“We’ve had great speakers every year, but I think particularly this year we’ve just had some...

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