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Immigrant Nation! The Battle for the Dream

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Immigrant Nation! The Battle for the Dream

Watch Monday, October 14, 2013 at 6pm on WORLD

Additional airdates on WORLD:
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 10am & 4pm
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 1pm
Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 5pm 

Immigrant Nation! is a feature documentary film about the modern immigrant rights movement. In particular, it is the story of the struggle of Elvira Arellano, a single mother from Chicago, who fought her deportation. The film also interweaves the stories of individuals, organizations, activists and community leaders united by passion and a concern for justice. This film illustrates the opposition to the controversial HR4437 immigration bill as well as the ongoing struggle and demand for comprehensive immigration reform.

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