Citizenship in the Trump era

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 5:23pm

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In Oakland, California, the Paramount Theater is an art deco landmark. And it's also where, every month, a ceremony is held for new American citizens. These citizenship ceremonies are often upbeat, patriotic events. But there’s a real contrast between experiencing the joy of a citizenship ceremony and what it actually takes to become a citizen under the Trump administration. The World’s immigration editor Monica Campbell has the story.