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Biographer: Statue poem embraces migrants from ‘all places’

Seattle Times Wednesday, 14 August 2019
A biographer of the poet who wrote the words inscribed on the Statue of Liberty challenged a Trump administration official who says the famous poem welcomed only people from Europe. The comment came from Ken Cuccinelli, acting director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Biographer Esther Schor says Emma Lazarus’ words were her way of […]

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