Immigrant-Survivors Post Holocaust Consciousness in Recent Jewish American Fiction by Dorothy Seidman Bilik

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Immigrant Survivor Success Stories  These stories were collected by the Immigration Subcommittee of the National Task Force Against Sexual and Domestic Violence, with heartfelt thanks to the survivors and advocates for sharing these very personal journeys.

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In interviews this February and March, over three dozen lawyers, advocates, and immigrant survivors of abuse from every region of the U.S. While I, also an immigrant, who did everything by the book, paid all the taxes, contributed to Social Security while having no claim to it, have to wait in line another 6 years for legal permanent residence like a sucker.

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She was driven to write the book, she explains, out of irritation that “the overriding myth of a welcoming American academy remains largely intact.” One core reason for that myth’s persistence is the attention given to such world-famous immigrant-survivors as Hannah Arendt and Albert Einstein.

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