Immigrants and American Opportunity

Philanthropist Mike Bezos, the father of Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos, talked about his experiences emigrating from Cuba at age 16, and how he became… read more

Philanthropist Mike Bezos, the father of Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos, talked about his experiences emigrating from Cuba at age 16, and how he became successful. He told how when his son Jeff asked for money to start an Internet book store he did not know what the Internet was. Mr. Bezos also talked about discussed U.S. immigration policy, education policy, and U.S.-Cuba relations.

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Program ID:
325114-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Jul 04, 2015 | 11:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Aug 13, 2015 | 5:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jul 04, 2015 | 11:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 04, 2015 | 1:05pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 06, 2015 | 11:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 07, 2015 | 4:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 07, 2015 | 11:52am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 11, 2015 | 10:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 12, 2015 | 1:26am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 13, 2015 | 2:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 13, 2015 | 5:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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