Friday, July 17, 2009

immigrant stories 2008 - USA

THE NEW AMERICANS - Sunday, July 19, 2009
http://rs6.net/tn.jsp?et=1102642548778&s=0&e=001Ey6M_0gz-P0-0wbrZNWWnezH8U_nTO_Gv7oQnUOu_7syVgZM3ysHHJZLPAD8i42a0nO-NFV6NYlJYJFcXE6wxAuwA4fMPcRQPY5XOva-EWFF-eAaMakoxGY1XyasWAPFv9y4uPauefX7ggP32sFoCfamk5gpn12eirdJzg49GzZI2BDggRwnoQ==

...looks at the search for the "American dream" through the eyes of recent
immigrants and refugees during their first tumultuous years in America. From Nigeria,
India, the Dominican Republic, Mexico and the Israeli-occupied West Bank, each family
has come with different hopes: to achieve athletic glory or high-tech riches, to
escape poverty and persecution or to simply provide for their families.

Thursday, July 2, 2009