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Desperately Seeking Southern Hospitality

  • Aired: 05/24/2011
  • 03:04
  • Rating: TV-PG
Although students in a local ESL class work to gain understanding and acceptance, change comes hard to some citizens of Shelbyville, Tennessee who seem divided in their reaction to Somali immigrants moving into their community. Don't miss Welcome to Shelbyville on Independent Lens.
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Cultural difference makes for insurmountable barriers for some Somali immigrants.
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