immigration

September 7, 2017
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Aviva Chomsky: Fighting For DACA

September 7, 2017 - Avi Chomsky - For our latest podcast we interviewed Avivia Chomsky, Professor of History and Coordinator of Latin American Studies at Salem State University. We discussed the history of DACA and the effect that rescinding this policy will have on 800,000 DACA holders, and 10 million undocumented immigrants.
February 13, 2017
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Immigration Roundtable: ICE Raids

February 13, 2017 - Segment 2 - We hosted an Immigration Roundtable with four immigration attorneys. With: Maureen Sweeney, Nadine Wettstein, Sirine Shebaya, and Reena Shah.
February 1, 2017
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Immigration Roundtable: Trump’s Travel Ban & What’s Next

January 31, 2017 - Segment 3 - Experts Sanho Tree, Zainab Chaudry, and Elizabeth Alex discuss the implications of Trump's travel ban in our Immigration Roundtable.
October 19, 2015

The Last of These: An Examination Of Immigration Detention Centers In The US

October 16, 2015 - Segment 5 - We present an archive edition of The Marc Steiner Show as we listen back to an interview with directors and producers of the documentary film The Least of These, which examines the realities of immigration detention centers across our country.
October 15, 2015
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Talking About Race: Rights for Domestic Workers

October 14, 2015 - Segment 3 - We turn to the plight of domestic workers with Open Society Institute-Baltimore as part of their Talking About Race series: Rights for Domestic Workers. We are joined by Ai-jen Poo, Director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance; Rachel Micah-Jones and Gustavo Torres.
September 28, 2015
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From The Archives: Immigrants, Refugees & Asylum Seekers Share Art and Recipes In ‘Kitchen Stories’

September 24, 2015 - Segment 2 - We're joined by Baltimore artist Julie Lin, who tells us about her project, "Kitchen Stories," which has brought together groups of immigrants, refugees and asylum seekers, to create art, share recipes, and cook.
November 30, 2014
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National News Roundup: President Obama On Immigration & Pending Ferguson Decision

November 24, 2014 - Segment 3 - We host a National News Roundup, with topics to include President Obama's speech last week and executive actions on immigration policy, and the pending Grand Jury verdict in Ferguson, Missouri.
November 17, 2014
President Obama

National & International News Roundup: President Obama’s Immigration Plan, The Islamic State & More

November 17, 2014 - Segment 3 - We look at national and international headlines, including President Obama's comments on immigration and the Islamic State with a roundtable of political analysts.
October 13, 2014
Reyna Grande

Reyna Grande: The Distance Between Us

October 13, 2014 - Segment 1 - It's WEAA's Fall Membership Drive! Call us this week during the show between 10:00 AM and noon eastern time at 410-319-8888 to make a pledge. We meet National Book Critics Award Finalist Reyna Grande. Her memoir, The Distance Between Us, is this year’s One Maryland One Book selection.
June 28, 2013
George Zimmerman Trial

National News Roundup: Supreme Court, Immigration & The Zimmerman Trial

June 28, 2013 - Segment 2 - We shift to a national focus with a roundtable discussing the week's headlines including the Supreme Court rulings, the Senate's immigration bill, and the George Zimmerman trial.
June 21, 2013
President Obama

Weekly News Roundup: NSA, Immigration, & Syria

June 21, 2013 - Segment 3 - We have our weekly round table on national headlines, including NSA surveillance, the Senate's debate over immigration reform, and the conflict and impending U.S. involvement in Syria.
April 23, 2013
Border wall

Immigration Reform

April 23, 2013 - Segment 4 - Last week, a bipartisan group of Senators proposed immigration reform legislation. We'll discuss it with Colorlines writer Aura Bogado and Charles Lollar of New Day Maryland.