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Immigration and Assimilation in America

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Immigration and Assimilation in America

Immigration and Assimilation in America

Immigration and Assimilation in America

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For some, the immigration debate is framed by economics, for others, it's about fitting in. But what does "fitting in" really mean?

Guests:

Linda Chavez, chairman of the Center for Equal Opportunity; director of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights in the Reagan administration

Bill Hing, professor of law and Asian-American Studies, University of California-Davis; Author of To Be an American: Cultural Pluralism and the Rhetoric of Assimilation

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