#1669: Adam Goodman “The Deportation Machine” | The Book Show

July 14, 2020 00:27:31
#1669: Adam Goodman “The Deportation Machine” | The Book Show
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#1669: Adam Goodman “The Deportation Machine” | The Book Show
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This week on The Book Show, Adam Goodman discusses his new book The Deportation Machine. Goodman traces the long and troubling history of the US government’s systematic efforts to terrorize and expel immigrants over the past 140 years. Adam Goodman is a Professor of History and Latin American and Latino Studies at the University of […]

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