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Columbia The New Americans: Homelands and Diasporas

John Soltes

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John Soltes, a New Jersey native, is a graduate of Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and Rutgers University. He has written for The New York Times, The Chicago Tribune, The Hollywood Reporter, The Times-Picayune, The Brooklyn Rail, and The Daily Targum, among other publications. His stories include Nigerian Catholics Take Root in America, Christianity in India and the travel diary for Day 8 on our trip to India.

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Over six months, members of the Columbia News21 team traveled 525,000 miles across the United States, Canada, India and Iran in search of a better understanding of minority religions and the immigrants who practice them.