Full episode 693: Abdi the American Prologue Prologue Transcript Three weeks ago, Abdi Nor became a U.S. citizen, in a ceremony in Maine. We go to the ceremony, and then head back in time to 2013, when he won a visa under the Diversity Visa Lottery. ByIra Glass More in ImmigrationView all 817: The Cavalry Is Not Coming Dec. 1, 2023 Act Two: Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor, Your Huddled Masses...Or Don't One of our producers, Nadia Reiman, talked to officials who work in the asylum and refugee branches at the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services. 810: Say It to My Face Sept. 15, 2023 Act Two: Pinky Swear Jasmine and Gabbie are best friends. 770: My Lying Eyes May 6, 2022 Act Two: How the Other Side Leaves Reporter James Spring visits a refugee camp in Tijuana, Mexico filled with Ukranians fleeing the war. More by Ira GlassView all 781: Watching the Watchers Oct. 7, 2022 Act Two: I’ll Be Watching You A group of 6th grade boys are bothered by their teacher’s behavior. 777: Name. Age. Detail. Aug. 12, 2022 Margus Morrison Margus Morrison was a school bus aide, father of six. 774: The Pink House at the Center of the World July 1, 2022 Act Four: Next Host Ira Glass walks through possible next steps with a pro-life activist who worked on the Texas SB8 bill, that set a precedent for enforcement of abortion bans throughout the country.