Immigration

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Airs Sunday, April 2, 2017, at 6 p.m. This month, The Response - America's Story tackles one of President Trump's signature issues: immigration. Contributors from a dozen states and every corner of the world tell how they got here and what they hope happens next. The program is a remarkable array of heartfelt experiences, and a testament to both the strength and challenge of the U.S. as a diverse nation.

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

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?

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

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

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