American audiences, artists, and students are losing access to international artists due to the unwelcoming bureaucratic rigamarole that greets foreigners attempting to enter the States. Under the guise of protecting us from terrorism, the government is “protecting” us from artists, musicians, and scholars…Sandra Kurtz of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports on the issue from a Northwest perspective, but the problem is a national one.

- Meredith Tromble [Saturday, April 22nd, 2006]


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