Bill Clinton Owes My Father an Apology

Originally posted on The Atlantic By Aarti Shahani I ran into Hillary Clinton recently. We were both at NPR (my employer at the time), giving interviews for our new books. We crossed paths and took a selfie. I congratulated Clinton on her book, Gutsy Women. She graciously asked me about mine. “It’s called Here We…

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Are Trump’s immigration policies threatening your Social Security?

America needs immigrants to replace aging, retiring workers and fuel economic growth President Donald Trump came to power trumpeting his “America First” agenda. Yet his immigration policies are anything but. Indeed, the U.S. is composed of immigrants, natives, and their descendants. Stoking fear and anxiety about foreigners belies the inscription on the Statute of Liberty, “Give…