The Immigrant Published: January 30, 2012

The ImmigrantDirected and cowritten by groundbreaking film artist Charles Chaplin, The Immigrant depicts obstacles and triumphs associated with the immigrant experience.

Freedom Airlift Published: November 30, 2011

The airlift of hundreds of thousands of Cuban migrants to the United States increased the size and political strength of the Cuban American community while furthering the Cold War foreign policy goals of the United States.

Ellis Island Published: October 18, 2011

The first official immigration station and long the busiest in the United States, Ellis Island was the entry point for more than 12 million newcomers.

Albert Einstein Published: October 12, 2011

The greatest physicist of the twentieth century, Albert Einstein found refuge from Nazi threats in the United States, where he became a symbol of scientific genius and internationalism.