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What really drives the immigration debate? It’s people, not politics.

Join us for “Only in America with Ali Noorani” podcast, to hear how Americans from all walks of life and from across the political spectrum are experiencing changes in their communities as a result of immigration.

Faith leaders, law enforcement officials, business owners and others speak openly about the way culture, identity and values are shaping and defining our country, and they offer a constructive way forward in the immigration debate.

Jul 31, 2019

Adrian Bota is an entrepreneur based in Cleveland, Ohio, and the founder of A2 Milk.

Adrian sat down with Ali at an immigration convening in Columbus, Ohio, to share how his immigrant journey molded him into the entrepreneur he is today, and how his family went from escaping religious and political persecution in...


Jul 24, 2019

 

This week Ali talks with Karen Narasaki, a civil rights leader and human rights activist who is an expert on the census. She spent two decades as president and executive director of the premier civil rights organization Asian Americans Advancing Justice | AAJC and served on the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights...


Jul 17, 2019

Ali talks to Sonia Nazario, award-winning journalist and the author of Enrique’s Journey, a story about a 17-year-old boy from Honduras who travels a dangerous road to the U.S. looking for his mother. She has received multiple awards for her recent humanitarian efforts to get lawyers for unaccompanied migrant...


Jul 10, 2019

 

Rose Previte is an award-winning restaurateur based in Washington, D.C., and the owner of Compass Rose and Maydan. Ali joined her in Compass Rose’s Bedouin tent to discuss family, travel and using food to make cultural...


Jul 3, 2019

Ali talks to Steve Kuhn, who spent his career at some of the top financial firms and worked as a hedge fund manager, retired, and dedicated his efforts toward philanthropy and immigration. Steve founded IDEAL Immigration, an organization that advocates for the economic and social benefits of immigration to the U.S.

And...