VDARE.com Announces Location, Tentative Speakers for Fall Immigration Conference
October 09, 2018, 11:26 PM
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Last month I tweeted that the VDARE.com Immigration Conference Series is slated for November 24, 2018 and February 2, 2019 at the NYC Hilton Midtown.

Now I’m happy to announce a preliminary schedule for your registration and travel planning. The detailed conference schedule will be published as soon as all our have confirmed their participation.

The theme of this series, “Chain Migration and Birthright Citizenship,” is intended to focus our understanding on the two most important issues of patriotic immigration reform today. You will notice that in the preliminary schedule below we have built in ample time for networking and socializing. This is purposeful. It is our hope that attendees come away with both a deeper understanding of our theme and strengthened bonds of community with other immigration patriots.

For those with a Reserved or Patron Ticket, lunch and a dinner will be provided.

To learn more about our speakers, please see the list below.

Peter Brimelow

Editor, VDARE.com. A veteran of financial and political journalism, Peter has been a writer and editor of MarketWatch, Forbes Magazine, Fortune Magazine, Barron’s, Financial Post, Maclean’s and National Review. In 1986, Brimelow published The Patriot Game: Canada and The Canadian Question Revisited, which helped galvanize the founding of the Reform Party of Canada in 1987. He is also the author of The Wall Street Gurus: How You Can Profit From Investment Letters and The Worm In The Apple: How The Teacher Unions Are Destroying American Education. In 1992, Peter Brimelow wrote the cover story for National Review,Time To Rethink Immigration,” which grew into the bestselling book Alien Nation: Common Sense About America’s Immigration Disaster in 1995. In 1999, Peter launched VDARE.com which has become America’s premier website for patriotic immigration reform news and ideas.

John Derbyshire

John Derbyshire writes an incredible amount on all sorts of subjects for all kinds of outlets. (This no longer includes National Review, whose editors had some kind of tantrum and fired him.) He is the author of We Are Doomed: Reclaiming Conservative Pessimism and several other books. He has had two books published by VDARE.com com: FROM THE DISSIDENT RIGHT and FROM THE DISSIDENT RIGHT II: ESSAYS 2013.

For years, he’s been podcasting at Radio Derb, now available at VDARE.com for no charge. His writings are archived at JohnDerbyshire.com.

Steve Sailer

Journalist, blogger and movie critic. Steve’s proposal, termed the Sailer Strategy, that the GOP gain political support by appealing to its white base through patriotic immigration reform, affordable family formation and economic protectionism, was proved by Donald Trump’s presidential victory. Described by Tyler Cowen as “the most significant neo-reactionary thinker today,”  and his analysis has be cited in National Review, The Washington Times, The New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle and The Times of London. His work frequently appears on Taki’s Magazine and VDARE.com, and his blog is hosted at Unz.com.

Edwin S. Rubenstein

Director of Research for NPG and president of ESR Research, is an experienced business researcher, financial analyst, and economics journalist. He has written extensively on federal tax policy, government waste, the Reagan legacy, and – most recently – on immigration. He is the author of two books: The Right Data (1994) and From the Empire State to the Vampire State: New York in a Downward Transition (with Herbert London). His essays on public policy have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Harvard Business Review, Investor’s Business Daily, Newsday, and National Review. His TV appearances include Firing Line, Bill Moyers, McNeil-Lehr, CNBC, and Debates-Debates. Mr. Rubenstein has a B.A. from Johns Hopkins and a graduate degree in economics from Columbia University.

*The speakers list and schedule are subject to change. Not all speakers listed are confirmed and more will be added.

Registration for the first conference in our series, will open October 17, 2018.

(Let me say a word about pricing. It has become virtually impossible for patriotic immigration reformers to meet in public and our ticket prices reflect the increased security costs and additional expenses associated with politics in the current year. The fact is, we’re taking an enormous financial risk with this conference because we understand how important it is for the people in our movement to assemble freely – something that can no longer be taken for granted in America.)

There are three ticket levels described below. Keeping in mind that we have many supporters all over the world who are interested in the conference proceedings, we are also making a live stream available. There are no press passes available for this event.

Live Stream is $50 per login and includes streaming of all mainstage speakers and panels, including access to the recordings when they are made available.

Day Ticket is $250 per person and includes all mainstage presentations.

Reserved Ticket is $500 per person and includes entry to all mainstage presentations with special reserved seating, a welcome packet, three meals, and access to the book signing.

Patron Ticket is $1000 per person and includes entry to all mainstage presentations with special reserved seating, a welcome packet, three meals, access to the book signing and a patron reception with speakers.

There are still several sponsorship opportunities left! Please contact me at LBrimelow@vdare.com for inquiries about sponsoring this important event, or any other questions you may have. See you there!

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