immigrants http://nhpr.org en New England Reacts To The Immigrant Surge http://nhpr.org/post/new-england-reacts-immigrant-surge <p>We discuss New England's reaction to the surge in unaccompanied minors crossing the U.S.- Mexico border, and what it means for the national debate on immigration.</p><p>Listen to the program here:</p><p></p><p></p><p><strong><u>GUESTS:</u></strong></p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:00:00 +0000 The Exchange 52277 at http://nhpr.org New England Reacts To The Immigrant Surge House OKs Bill Giving In-State Tuition To Children Of Undocumented Immigrants http://nhpr.org/post/house-oks-bill-giving-state-tuition-children-undocumented-immigrants <p>The New Hampshire House passed a measure Tuesday that would give in-state tuition at University of New Hampshire schools to the children of undocumented immigrants.</p><p></p><p>By a vote of 188 to 155, the Democratic-led House moved the bill on to the Senate, where it faces a Republican majority and likely a much tougher test.</p><p>Representative Rick Ladd of Haverhill says the state should be supporting all students attending its public schools.</p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 16:53:50 +0000 Michael Brindley 42248 at http://nhpr.org House OKs Bill Giving In-State Tuition To Children Of Undocumented Immigrants Bhutanese Refugees In The Granite State http://nhpr.org/post/bhutanese-refugees-granite-state <p>A new documentary by New Hampshire filmmaker Doria Bramante follows exiles from the tiny Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan as they abandon their twenty-year effort to return home from Nepalese refugee camps and decide to seek a new life in America. Many of these refugees have resettled in the New Hampshire cities of Concord, Manchester, and Laconia. Today we take a look at their incredible journey…along with the challenges and successes of starting over in the Granite State.</p><p><u><strong>GUESTS:</strong></u></p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 40223 at http://nhpr.org Bhutanese Refugees In The Granite State Immigration Reform's Affect On Asian-Americans http://nhpr.org/post/immigration-reforms-affect-asian-americans <p>With all the talk of how immigration reform will affect our neighbors to the South, we look at how it might affect immigrants to the United States from the Far East.&nbsp;</p><p>A&nbsp;US&nbsp;based&nbsp;Chinese Journalist even <a href="http://usa.chinadaily.com.cn/us/2013-01/30/content_16187677.htm" target="_blank">argues</a> that&nbsp;certain aspects of&nbsp; the reforms might actually be beneficial for Asian immigrants. <strong>Mee Moua</strong>, Executive Director from the Asian American Justice Center joins us to discuss the issue.</p><p> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 14:02:25 +0000 Virginia Prescott 21294 at http://nhpr.org Immigration Reform's Affect On Asian-Americans New Hampshire's Immigration Story: What We've Learned http://nhpr.org/post/new-hampshires-immigration-story-what-weve-learned <p>We conclude our series on New Hampshire’s Immigration Story. We’ll look at what we’ve learned…and how our immigration story is still being written.</p> Thu, 24 May 2012 17:04:52 +0000 Laura Knoy 5502 at http://nhpr.org New Hampshire's Immigration Story: What We've Learned Who is American? http://nhpr.org/post/who-american <p><strong>May 24, 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.</strong> &nbsp; Please join Laura Knoy and&nbsp;guest Max Latona for a special live audience event as a part of the series &quot;NH&#39;s Immigration Story&quot;. &nbsp;They will be discussing the next question in the <em>Socrates Exchange</em> series:</p><p><strong>Who is American? </strong></p> Tue, 15 May 2012 14:29:27 +0000 Laura Knoy 4817 at http://nhpr.org Who is American?