WORLD Vol 28 No 7 April 2013

36 Cities of refuge
The immigrant legacy and the welcome
refugees receive in the United States offer relevant lessons in the debate over immigration reform and how to pave a way for foreign newcomers

44 Here to work
The passage of immigration reform may stumble  on a path
to citizenship  that illegal immigrants don’t necessarily want

50 R-rated libraries
The library establishment is ideologically committed to providing inappropriate material to children, but citizens are not powerless to stop it

54 Powerful obscurity
Robert Doar may not be well-known, but he made welfare reform
a reality in New York City

58 Automatic employment
Manufacturers say robots and automation, far from hurting workers, can save
American jobs in the face of global competition