Homeland: Immigration in America

Homeland: Immigration in America

Mon, 07/30/2012 - 7:00pm

Adult immigrants are often more isolated by language barriers than their children.

Probe one of the nation’s most polarizing issues and a key topic in the 2012 election: immigration. Tune in for Parts 1 and 2 of the three-part documentary Homeland: Immigration in America airing Monday, July 30, 2012 at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. on WXXI World (DT21.2/cable 524). Part 3 will air Monday, August 6, 2012 at 7 p.m.

Part 1: Jobs - Survey the spectrum of immigrant jobs and the complex maze of rules, regulations, caps and quotas.

Part 2: Enforcement - Cut through the rhetoric to explore the struggle to enforce inconsistent immigration policies.

Part 3: Refugees - Hear stories that illustrate the factors that can lead refugees to a life of stability and success or to isolation, welfare, and homelessness.