“Born into an inhumane system”: Elizabeth Zion, Video TED talk

2021Ted Salon

“I want all families to be made whole, to be reunified, to be together — as is our right,” says writer, poet and student Elizabeth Zion. In this profoundly moving talk, Zion shares the impacts of family separation, including her personal struggles with homelessness and poverty — and points a way toward moral and just policies that recognize the human rights of migrant families.

Key wordsasylum / asylum seekers / family reunification / forced migration / refugees