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2018-08-25 Songs of Immigrants & Refugees

Immigrants Get the Job DoneAs long as immigrants and refugees are being used as political scapegoats, we’ll keep highlighting their music (and if you want to join me for lunch, I’d be happy to highlight their food!).

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2017-12-22 Music of Immigrants, Migrants, Refugees, and the Holidays

immigrationDecember 18 is International Migrants Day. STG observes the occasion with songs of migrants and immigrants (and maybe a few refugees) from around the planet. Plus a few holiday songs thrown in for good measure. Happy Hanukkah, Solstice, Kwanzaa, and/or Christmas to all!

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2017-02-03 Music of Immigration-Ban Nations

omar souleyman - SyriaThis week, an emergency show featuring songs from the nations impacted by the presidential immigration ban: Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. Plus new releases and concert previews in hour two.

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2015-01-15 – Music of Refugees, Immigrants, & Borders + Yogoman live in-studio

Yogoman live at KAOS-fmPoliticians have been having a field day talking about refugees and immigrants, but I’m thinking musicians have a better idea of what the experience of refugees and immigrants actually is, since many of them have experienced it first-hand. We hear their songs this week. Plus a live in-studio set from Yogoman as they kick off a USA tour.

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