Define American

#ImmiGrad

Our annual hashtag celebrates the resilience and joy of American immigrant families.

How do you define American?

Graduates share their American dreams using the hashtag #ImmiGrad.

#FactsMatter

Do lawmakers know the basics of immigration and DACA?

Challenge Media

Tell Hypocrites That Family Migration is the Reason They're Here


Define American uses genealogy to expose anti-immigrant hypocrites.

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Create Media

Define American Consults on Grey’s Anatomy


To ensure the accuracy and authenticity of this storyline, the producers enlisted the consulting services of Define American.

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#ImmiGrad


Salute the next generation of American graduates!

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Define American Announces Screening Of Film About Syrian Refugees

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It’s time for a new conversation about immigrants and identity in America. Why do people come to this country? What does it mean to be undocumented? What does it mean to be a good citizen?

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Define American is a non-profit media and culture organization that uses the power of story to transcend politics and shift the conversation about immigrants, identity, and citizenship in a changing America.

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Tell media outlets their words matter, and terms like
”illegal immigrant" and "illegal alien" are unacceptable.

Our Films

Learn about Define American film projects “Documented” and “White People.”

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