Suzette Brooks Masters is a thought leader and strategist in the field of immigrant integration and social cohesion. She advises foundations, nonprofit organizations, policy makers and corporations on how to respond to the significant demographic shifts that have transformed America after decades of immigration. Her most recent research, Change Is Hard, was supported by the J.M. Kaplan Fund and Welcoming America.
"We have no choice but to take direct action to put our bodies on the line because petitions, sign-waving, and chanting—we tried that for the past 50 years and it hasn't worked, and we're out of time," said one arrested activist.