Missouri Immigrant and Refugee Advocates http://kcur.org en Photography Exhibit Portrays 100 Years Of Missouri Immigrants http://kcur.org/post/photography-exhibit-portrays-100-years-missouri-immigrants <p>The cultures of Kansas and Missouri was shaped by wave after wave of immigrants: from Germany, Ireland, Italy and Eastern Europe. A new exhibit called, <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/420628524690020/" target="_blank"><em>The Missouri Immigrant Experience: Faces and Places</em></a> portrays vivid images of the state’s diverse immigrants from the early nineteenth century to today.&nbsp; The exhibit was sponsored by the Missouri Immigrant and Refugee Advocates (MIRA), a coalition of organizations that advocates for immigrants.</p><p></p> Wed, 17 Apr 2013 15:59:36 +0000 Susan B. Wilson & Monica Sandreczki 35113 at http://kcur.org Photography Exhibit Portrays 100 Years Of Missouri Immigrants Missouri House Committee Looks At Revoking Public Assistance For Some Immigrants http://kcur.org/post/missouri-house-committee-looks-revoking-public-assistance-some-immigrants <p></p><div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><a href="http://house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HB765&amp;year=2013&amp;code=R">Legislation that would repeal public assistance for some immigrants </a>is being considered by a <a href="http://house.mo.gov/">Missouri House</a> committee.</p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 14:20:20 +0000 Marshall Griffin 35105 at http://kcur.org Missouri House Committee Looks At Revoking Public Assistance For Some Immigrants