Thu January 8, 2015

What Was I Thinking January 8, 2015

Brian O'Nuanain

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain discusses the tired old question he is constantly asked, "where are you from?" 

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Sun March 9, 2014
Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates

Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates: Let anyone take a job anywhere.

Airs Sunday, March 9 at 6 p.m. If we value a free market in goods and free movement of capital, should we embrace the free movement of labor? Reciprocal treaties would allow citizens of the U.S. and other countries to work legally across borders. Would the elimination of barriers in the labor market depress wages and flood the marketplace with workers? Or would the benefits of a flexible labor supply be a boon to our economy, all while raising the standard of living for anyone willing to work?

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Thu March 6, 2014

What Was I Thinking for March 6, 2014

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain discusses the tired old question he is constantly asked:  "Where are you from? "

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Thu August 29, 2013

What Was I Thinking for August 29, 2013

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain opens up about his immigrant journey and the numerous reasons behind immigration.

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Sun June 23, 2013
America Abroad

America Abroad: Immigration & The Global Talent Search

Airs Sunday, June 23 at 6 p.m.  It's the American dream: move to the United States, start your own business, build a successful life. But has the United States lost its edge in attracting the best and brightest entrepreneurs? In this month's America Abroad, we'll learn about the significant role immigrants play in creating small and mid-sized businesses. We'll hear how the American visa process could be deterring potential entrepreneurs, particularly from math and engineering-focused places like India. And we'll learn what other countries are doing to attract foreign talent and help themselves out of the global recession.