There is much news currently about immigration and its impact on our nation. Here is a four-hour video presentation that relates stories from scores of people who came from other shores to make America richer. Guests include poet Elizabeth Alexander, who composed and read the poem at President Obama’s inauguration, chef Mario Batali, comedian Stephen Colbert, novelist Louise Erdrich, writer, Malcolm Gladwell, actressEva Longoria, cellist Yo-Yo Ma, director Mike Nichols, Her Majesty Queen Noor, TV host & heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz, actress Meryl Streep and figure skater Kristi Yamaguchi. Here’s just a brief preview:
The DVD is entitled Faces of America (I.D. 2057) and can be borrowed by visiting the WGBY Video Lending Library. Click this link.