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Inhospitable tells the revealing and heartbreaking story of a North Carolina man’s detention by ICE, and his community’s fight to keep him from being deported.

Inhospitable tells the revealing and heartbreaking story of a North Carolina man’s detention by ICE, and his community’s fight to keep him from being deported.
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United States

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Inhospitable tells the revealing and heartbreaking story of a North Carolina man’s detention by ICE, and his community’s fight to keep him from being deported.

Language:

English

Contact:

9194670481


Episodes

Episode IV: “It was my turn.”

5/9/2019
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Eventually, the seemingly inevitable outcome came and Gilles was taken from Atlanta and deported. This episode chronicles his deportation and what deportation means for the country and the world.

Duration:00:54:03

Bonus Episode: Live Show @ Greenwood Forest Baptist Church

4/15/2019
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This special live episode in a question and answer format was recorded at Greenwood Forest Baptist Church in Cary, NC, Gilles' home congregation in the United States. It was recorded in between the third and fourth episodes of the series.

Duration:00:54:53

Episode III: “So what, maybe it is a concentration camp?”

3/20/2019
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The massive immigration detention system in the United States is one-of-a-kind, and it's repeatedly come under scrutiny for it's treatment of immigrants and its financial practices.

Duration:01:08:55

Episode II: “You pretty much already have to be dead.”

2/27/2019
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There are no clear and simple pathways to citizenship in the United States, but avenues to temporary statuses at least used to be more available. How, then, did Gilles first arrive in the United States? The story begins across the world in the Republic of Congo-Brazzaville.

Duration:01:07:47

Episode I: “They trapped me, pastor”

2/13/2019
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I remember sitting in the conference room when Gilles called for the first time from York Detention Center in SC and the sadness and anger and fear that was in his voice and the distress in his voice when he said “Pastor! Pastor! they trapped me!”

Duration:01:10:14

Inhospitable Trailer

1/15/2019
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Inhospitable tells the revealing and heartbreaking story of a North Carolina man’s detention by ICE, and his community’s fight to keep him from being deported.

Duration:00:02:28