In June 2011, Alabama enacted HB 56—the most extreme state-level anti-immigrant bill passed to date—which went into effect in September. Now Hollywood director Chris Weitz has turned the camera on Alabama and is asking, “Is This Alabama?”
You be the judge. Watch and share the videos below.
Watch a replay of the “Is This Alabama?” launch event with director Chris Weitz and Jose Antonio Vargas at the Center for American Progress.
The Two Faces of Alabama
What Alabama Knows About Civil Rights
“Not the Kind of Alabama I Want”
An Alabama Mother Speaks
“Is This Alabama?” is a project of Center for American Progress, America’s Voice, and Define American.